Homes Turned Into Islands Mississippi Flooding

As a huge crest of water surges south along the Mississippi River, many people are being forced to pack up and head for higher ground as their homes are tragically Overwhelmed with floods This hasn't been seen since 1937.Some residents have taken to building massive earthen levees around their houses in an attempt to ward off the rising waters. As the stunning aerial images below show, those who were successful are left with their own islands -- homes isolated on all sides by the seemingly endless waters of the Mississippi.

Mississippi Flooding


Mississippi Flooding


Mississippi Flooding


Mississippi Flooding


Mississippi Flooding


Mississippi Flooding


Mississippi Flooding


Mississippi Flooding


Mississippi Flooding
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