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Archive: Global Flood Survey

Apr
25
2013

PDC Global Flood Survey

Flooding on Four Continents! This week, significant flooding has affected Africa, South America, North America, and Asia, as well as the United Kingdom. Asia: The continuing flash floods in Afghanistan’s northern province of Balkh have killed 20 and damaged 1,900 houses. The office of President Karzai reports that, floods have also cost lives and damaged property …

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Apr
18
2013

PDC Global Flood Survey

Flooding Continues in Africa! This week, flooding has affected Africa, South America, and North America, as well as the United Kingdom. The flooding in eastern Africa, which has been ongoing for several weeks, has turned deadly again. Below, we take a closer look at the current flooding in Africa and South America. Recent Flooding Events: East …

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Apr
04
2013

PDC Global Flood Survey

More Flooding in Africa! Over the past week PDC has monitored flood events around the world, including the United Kingdom (England), Europe (Spain, Portugal), Australia, Arabian Peninsula (Yemen), and Africa (Kenya, South Sudan, Uganda, Ethiopia, and Somalia). Below, we take a closer look at the recent flooding in Africa! Recent Flooding Events: Africa Kenya:  According …

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Mar
28
2013

PDC Global Flood Survey

More Flooding in Bolivia! Over the past week PDC has monitored flood events around the world, including Australia (Queensland and New South Wales), United States (Illinois), United Kingdom (England), Arabian Peninsula (Yemen), Southeast Asia (Philippines), and South America (Bolivia and Peru). Below, we take a closer look at the recent flooding in Bolivia! Recent Flooding Events: …

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Mar
21
2013

PDC Global Flood Survey

Continued Flooding in South America! The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) declared this week National Flood Safety Awareness Week in the United States. In a news teleconference NOAA Deputy Director Laura Furgione said that this spring will be a mixture of drought, flooding and unseasonably warm weather across the nation. (White River News/Talk 1010) …

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