Logistically, the cleanup effort involves massive coordination.
Dive teams and engineers collect the scuttled and sunken debris from the waterways and tow the materials to a central location where heavy machinery waits to dismantle and load the garbage for offsite disposal.
The machinery--including trucks, cranes, diggers, and excavators used to break up and haul away the debris--have been transported by barge to this island and staged along the levee.
March 20, 2010 6:00 AM PDT
Photo by: James Martin/CNET
| Caption by: James Martin
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