2006 National Hydrologic Assessment Flood Risk

Frank Richards, National Weather Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

This site from the Hydrologic Information Center of the National Weather Service discusses the flood risk in the United States as of April 14, 2006. Maps and satellite images support the text. The site also provides information about snow levels, stream flow, soil conditions, forecasts and outlooks.

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Subject: Environmental Science:Natural Hazards:Floods/Fluvial Processes, Geoscience:Hydrology:Surface Water
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Maps, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Special Interest: Hazards
Topics: Hydrosphere/Cryosphere:Surface Water
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Hydrology/Hydrogeology, Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Water, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Hazards, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Environmental Science