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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flood

A flood is an overflow of water that submerges land that is usually dry. The European Union ... Floods often cause damage to homes and businesses if they are in the natural flood plains of rivers. While riverine flood damage can be eliminated ...

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Flooding occurs most commonly from heavy rainfall when natural watercourses do not have the capacity to convey excess water. However, floods are not always  ...

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OTHER NATURAL DISASTERS Kinds of landslides · How doe tornadoes form ... What causes flooding? Here are ... Sometimes, there is heavy rain for a very short period that result in floods. ... Rivers can overflow their banks to cause flooding.

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A secondary school revision resource for GCSE Geography on causes and effect of flooding, includes case studies on Boscastle, Mozambique and Bangladesh.

www.acegeography.com/causes-of-flooding.html

Floods occur when a river bursts its banks if it is carrying so much water that it ... Flooding may be caused by a number of natural causes or physical factors:

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If you thought that floods are natural disasters that happened only in poorer continents like Africa and Asia, then you are wrong. First, not all floods are caused by ...

science.jrank.org/pages/2757/Flooding.html

Flooding, although it usually carries a negative connotation, is quite a natural process and is simply the response of a natural system (a river system) to the ...

rainbowintl.com/blog/natural-vs-man-made-floods

Nov 29, 2016 ... Natural Floods. River flooding from long, steady rain; Flash flooding caused by sudden, heavy rain; Coastal flooding from extreme tidal ...

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Aug 19, 2013 ... Devastating floods at opposite ends of China have left dozens of people dead and forced hundreds of thousands to leave their homes in recent ...

www.environmentlaw.org.uk/rte.asp?id=99

Flooding is normally caused by natural weather events such as: heavy rainfall and thunderstorms, mainly over a short period; rivers or oceans overflowing their  ...