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Corps conducts snow surveys in Minnesota

FOREST LAKE, Minn., – Paul Johnson, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, survey technician, uses a snow tube to collect snow surveys in Forest Lake, Minn., March 4. The Corps is sending a two-man team around Minnesota to measure the snowpack. The information is shared with the National Weather Service and the U.S. Geological Survey, and the data is used to help determine the flood forecast before the spring melt. USACE photo by Patrick Moes

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Taken on March 4, 2013