Floods also frequently damage power transmission and sometimes power
generation, which then has knock-on effects caused ...
effects on people and the environment. Put simply, a flood is too much water in
the 'wrong' place! What causes floods? A flood is caused by a combination of ...
Floods can also contaminate drinking water and lead to diseases. They are often
caused by rivers, but overflowing lakes and seas can also cause flooding.
Effects of flooding. Floods can have devastating consequences and can have
effects on the economy, environment and people. problems caused by floods ...
The consequences of floods, both negative and positive, vary greatly ... Damage
to infrastructure also causes long-term impacts, such as disruptions to supplies ...
Rains, overflowing rivers, ruptured dams, and melting water from snow and ice
may all result in flooding that produces harmful economic and environmental ...
A secondary school revision resource for GCSE Geography on causes and effect
of flooding, includes case studies on Boscastle, Mozambique and Bangladesh.
Jun 9, 2012 ... Floods occur when excess water flows over land that is normally dry. The water
does not flow through any definite channel but spread over land ...
The most common cause of flooding is prolonged rainfall. ... Flooding can have
numerous social, economic and environmental effects that can vary depending ...
In this video lesson, you will study floods, their causes and their effects. You will
learn to identify various methods that are used to prevent...