Huge Moat Built By Man To Save Home From Mississippi River Flooding - Video

While many home owners and farmers were unprepared for the recent severe flooding from the Mississippi River, one Arkansas man was so prepared that he built a breath-taking moat to save his home. Russell, as the video below identifies him, barricaded his house with sandbags towering above his moat to stave off White River flood waters, which is part of the larger Mississippi River flood. The video captures the large section of the moat protecting the front of Russell’s house, and also shows friends and family bringing more sandbags by boat to add to the home-made levee.

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