Assignment 6:
Abilities (what you learned):
At the end of this chapter you should be able to:
1) Distinguish between regional and flash flooding
2) Understand the 93 flooding of the Mississippi ( Including: Description, Causes, Damage, Recovery of this disaster). Click here to get useful information. Here is additional information on flooding
3) Explain the role of urbanization in flooding.
4) Explain what is the current flooding situation in your neighborhood.
5) Discuss possible ways of mitigation flooding in Miami-Dade Co.
6) Discuss the risk potential of flooding in your area.
7) What is the role of underlying geology in flooding
8) Discuss El Niño phenomenon including its role as the trigger mechanism of current natural disasters inland and on coastal zones.
9) Explain different methods to prevent coastal erosion.
 
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