31 Aug '17, 6pm

10 facts about flooding, #1: Floods are the most common natural hazards in the United States.

10 facts about flooding, #1: Floods are the most common natural hazards in the United States.

In the Wake of Harvey, Ten Facts about Floods As the people of Houston struggle to recover from Hurricane Katrina, people all across America should consider contributing to the recovery effort and preparing for a flood in their own communities. American Rivers offers a few facts about floods to help people and communities prepare. John Cain | August 31, 2017 As the people of Houston struggle to recover from Hurricane Katrina, people all across America should consider contributing to the recovery effort and preparing for a flood in their own communities. American Rivers offers a few facts about floods to help people and communities prepare. 1. Floods are the most common natural hazards in the United States. In terms of number of lives lost and property damage, flooding is the most common natural hazard. Floods can occur at any time of the year, in any part of the country, a...

Full article: https://www.americanrivers.org/2017/08/wake-harvey-ten-fa...

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