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In the UK, we have had the wettest winter ever recorded (according the the Met Office) since records began in 1910.
We have had 486.8mm of rain between 1 [...]read more here... →
Recent floods in the UK have made hydrologists consider the relative merits of hard and soft engineering.
With the emphasis on soft engineering. Planners are also having to [...]read more here... →
Due to high precipitation levels in Wales over the past few weeks and in particular over the past couple of days 600 villagers have been evacuated from Pennal in [...]read more here... →
On April 19, 2012 By Kieran
100,000 people are being moved from the Chinese, Three Gorges Dam because of land slides and bank collapses near the dam. Also the resivour rises and falls so there is some [...]read more here... →
On February 20, 2012 By admin
Floods which killed more than 1000 people have been blamed on illegal logging.
Many were killed by logs being washed down by flood waters, which crushed houses and [...]read more here... →
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