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Protection from storm surge

Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Nov 04 2019 12:09 AM | Updated as of Nov 04 2019 09:37 AM

Protection from storm surge

A child plays with a home-made toy beside a sea wall barrier under construction in Bgy. San Jose, Tacloban City on Sunday. The Leyte Embankment Project being built by the Department of Public Works and Highways is a 27.3-kilometer long, 4-meter high barrier. The project is meant to protect Tacloban, Palo and Tanauan from storm surges similar to the one that devastated these areas during supertyphoon Yolanda in 2013.