1: Floods BY Brionna,Alexis,Emily and Kierra
2: The rain that comes down makes the grass like a sponge. Then when more rain comes down it makes a stream and the stream comes into a lake.More rain comes down on the lake and creates a flood.
3: Most floods are caused by too much rain from very strong storms such as sever thunderstorms and hurricanes!
4: Hurricanes have caused the worst floods in history.The sea swept the coastle killing 300,000 people.
5: People make dams to store large amounts of water safely. | When large amounts of rain occur,Man made dams can burst,by causing a flood.
6: A tsunami is a series of hugewaves. In Japanese, tsunami means ,'''harbor wave''. Tsunamis hit coasts as fast- moving floods of water. About five or six small tsunamis happen around the world each year.
7: People who live near the ocean sometimes get soaked by a different type of flood. Hurrcanes are gigantic, powerful storms that form for out at sea. A big hurricane can dump billions of tons of rain in minutes.
8: When buildings are built too close to bodies of water they have a high risk of becoming flooded form a severe tipe of weather.
9: Sometimes people risk living in this area because the farmland near rivers is fertile for farming. Also, the rivers provide transportation. Some people just like living close to the ocean.