Flooding


Hurricane Sandy-Like Flooding will become the ‘New Normal’ for New York City by 2100

Hurricane Sandy-Like Flooding will become the ‘New Normal’ for New York City by 2100

New research predicts increase of extreme flooding by the next century....

Oct 11 2016, 7:19am CDT

Rising Sea Levels Put 13 Million American Homes At Risk of Floods

Rising Sea Levels Put 13 Million American Homes at Risk of Flooding

It is said that over 13 million American homes may be threatened in the year 2100 by rising sea levels. Steps are being taken t...

Mar 15 2016, 5:26am CDT

California Citizen Scientists Using Drones to Map El Nino Flooding

California Citizen Scientists Using Drones to Map El Nino Flooding

Drones are being used by citizen scientists to map floods that have been caused by El Nino....

Jan 26 2016, 2:40am CST

Fire Ants Have Unique Way to Deal With Flooding

Fire Ants Have Unique Way of Dealing With Flooding

Floodwaters are ravaging the streets and parks of South Carolina, and the Governor, Nikki Haley, has said that the event was a...

Oct 6 2015, 4:46pm CDT

Climate Change is Increasing Threat of Flooding and Cyclones to New York City

Climate Change is Increasing Threat of Flooding and Cyclones to New York City

Study reveals that the water levels have been on the rise due to global warming phenomenon and will increase the possibility of...

Sep 29 2015, 8:58am CDT

Climate Change Increases Flooding Risk in US

Climate Change Increases Flooding Risk in US

Climate changes have probably increased the risk of flooding in the US substantially since the mid-20th century!...

Jul 28 2015, 3:42am CDT

Flooding in Recife is Endangering World Cup 2014 Game USA vs. Germany

Flooding in Recife is Endangering World Cup 2014 Game USA vs. Germany

Recife is hit by heavy rains. Flooding could delay or even cancel today's highly anticipated game between USA and Germany....

Jun 26 2014, 8:45am CDT

Louisiana Flooding Wreaks Havoc

Louisiana Flooding Wreaks Havoc

Louisiana and Texas flooding wreaked havoc on a scale hitherto unimagined....

May 29 2014, 10:15am CDT

Delray Beach Flooding Results in Two Casualties

Delray Beach Flooding Results in Two Casualties

Delray Beach in Florida experienced heavy flooding due to a devastating rainstorm. The disaster resulted in two casualties, a m...

Jan 11 2014, 7:25am CST