With the assistance of the USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), the Jefferson County Drainage District No. 6 has completed the first part of their multi-million dollar Hurricane Harvey restoration project. Through the USDA-NRCS Emergency Watershed Protection Program (EWPP), the drainage district received funding and technical assistance to repair a 26-foot deep washout in the bottom of the levee in the Green Pond Detention Basin near Fannett, Texas.

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