Project Highlight: Fargo-Moorhead Metropolitan Area Flood Diversion

Located along the Red River of the North, the Fargo-Moorhead area is prone to flooding. In order to establish permanent flood protection, the Fargo-Moorhead Metropolitan Area Diversion Project was created. The proposed project would involve the construction of a 35-mile long diversion channel located in North Dakota that would direct floodwater around the Fargo-Moorhead metropolitan…