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Questioning the 'Dutch Solution'

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Science  16 Sep 2005:
Vol. 309, Issue 5742, pp. 1809
DOI: 10.1126/science.309.5742.1809

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KRAGGENBURG, THE NETHERLANDS-- Like New Orleans, more than half of the Netherlands lies below sea level. No wonder that many in the United States are wondering if the Dutch experience holds lessons for New Orleans.