Abilities (what you learned):
At the end of this chapter you should be able
Distinguish between regional and flash flooding
Understand the 93 flooding of the Mississippi ( Including: Description,
Causes, Damage, Recovery of this disaster). Click
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Explain the role of urbanization in flooding.
Explain what is the current flooding situation in your neighborhood.
Discuss possible ways of mitigation flooding in Miami-Dade Co.
Discuss the risk potential of flooding in your area.
What is the role of underlying geology in flooding
Discuss El Niño phenomenon including its role as the trigger mechanism
of current natural disasters inland and on coastal zones.
Explain different methods to prevent coastal erosion.
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