High Water in the Nation’s Breadbasket—A Takings Analysis of the Government’s Response to the Mississippi River’s Great Flood of 2011

Volume 26 No. 1


Brian Lee is a second-year law student at Southern Illinois University School of Law, where Alice Noble-Allgire is a professor of law. Alice Noble-Allgire is an associate articles editor, real property, for Probate & Property.

The activation of the Birds Point–New Madrid Floodway by the U.S. Army Corps. of Engineers resulted in lawsuits that will force courts to take a new look at floodway takings and related issues previously considered many years ago by the courts.

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