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Diversion Outlet

Water exiting the channel flows back into the Red River.

Rush and Lower Rush River Inlets

Water from surrounding drainage areas that enter the Diversion Channel.

Maple River Aqueduct & Spillway

A structure that allows the Maple River to cross over the Diversion Channel without entering it.

Sheyenne River Aqueduct & Spillway

A structure that allows the Sheyenne River to cross over the Diversion Channel without entering it.

Diversion Inlet & Control Structure

During times of extreme flooding, water behind the Southern Embankment will enter the Diversion Channel through the Inlet Control Structure.

Wild Rice River and Red River Control Structures

Control structures allow the river to flow at a set height.

Southern Embankment

The southern embankment is an earthen structure that temporarily holds water during extreme flood events.