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6.4 Living with Rivers

In this section you will find materials that support the implementation of 6.4: Living with Rivers. Use the navigation below to find the materials.

Section Materials


Visions of Earth, by AGI
A four-DVD set on interactions in Earth systems.

Floods Monitor, by NOAA
Monitor river floods near you. Real time data.

Flood Losses, by Hydrologic Information Center, National Weather Service
View flood loss information from 1903-2007.

The "100-Year Flood", by USGS
Fact Sheet 229-96. Learn more about hte 100-Year Flood.

Significant Floods in the United States During the 20th Century, by USGS
USGS Fact Sheet 024-00 Measures a Century of Floods.

National Weather Service Flood Warnings, by NOAA
Current listings of floods in the United States. Real time data

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Visions of Earth, by AGI
82 High-definition animations showing a variety of Earth and space system processes.

River Floods, by University of Kentucky
Learn more about river floods with watersheds, discharge, hydrographs, and flood control methods.

River Erosion Prototype, by NASA
A series of animations of river erosion through soil layers of differing properties. Also see River Erosion Prototype 2.

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