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Not quite so soggy in Devils Lake

Published 03/06/2012, Agweek

Dan Webster and other farmers in the waterlogged Devils Lake (N.D.) Basin haven’t had much to celebrate in recent years. Devils Lake, in north-central North Dakota, has quadrupled in size since it began rising in 1993. It reached a record 1,454.4 feet last summer. The rising waters have claimed 163,450 acres of survey farmland, according to a study conducted last year.

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