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Extensive flood damage prompts closure of Audubon Bend

Published March 22, 2019

YANKTON, S.D. – The Audubon Bend area will be closed until further notice due to extensive flood damage.

Audubon Bend, managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, is located along the Missouri River near Wynot, Nebraska. Recent heavy rains and flooding have caused widespread damage to roadways and cut channels throughout the property. Conditions are hazardous for anyone attempting to drive in the area. No vehicles will be allowed beyond restrictive barricades.

People can stay informed on conditions at Audubon Bend by checking our web site, www.nwo.usace.army.mil/gavinspoint or by calling (402) 667-2546.


Karla Zeutenhorst

Release no. 19-018