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Have you ever heard of the Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier?

The Oosterscheldekering - between the islands Schouwen-Duiveland and Noord-Beveland, is the largest of the 13 ambitious Delta Works series of dams and storm surge barriers, designed to protect the Netherlands from flooding from the North Sea. The construction of the Delta Works was in response to the widespread damage and loss of life due to the North Sea Flood of 1953.





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The Oosterscheldekering in the Netherlands
The Oosterscheldekering
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