Posts for topic Rivers

Flooding in Mozambique satellite images

Level: , Topic: Rivers, Water on the Land

Residents of Mozambique’s Zambezia province are accustomed to picking up their belongs and heading for higher ground during the wet season. But even by local standards, the onslaught in January 2015 has been unusual. Check out these fascinating images.

House Lifted 1.5m To Avoid More Flood Misery

Level: , Topic: Rivers, Water on the Land

A family spends £70,000 lifting their entire home off the ground to avoid a repeat of this year’s flood misery. How are people trying to protect themselves to avoid a repeat of last winters flooding? (Coping and responding to the effects of flooding).