Flooding Island

At first glance, this appears to be a home on a small private island, but it’s just really well protected. This homeowner, known as Russell, has put a valiant effort into saving his house from the White River flood waters, going as far as to build a moat that seems to have kept his property in pristine condition up to this point. The White River flood is a part of the larger Mississippi River flooding which has reached historic levels in 2011. Continue reading for more pictures and information.