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2 hrs ago | Surrey Leader

Don't rush Site C dam, mayor urges

The community most affected by the proposed third dam on the Peace River is urging the B.C. government to get more answers before going ahead.

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6 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

Vermont Towns Are Models For National Flood Planning

The lessons of Tropical Storm Irene in Vermont have been incorporated into a new report designed to assist communities across the nation.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Environmental Law, Law, Waitsfield, VT, Moretown, VT

10 hrs ago | TheDenverChannel

Boy Scouts back at camp after flood evacuation

WALSENBURG, Colo. - About 100 Boy Scouts are back at their southern Colorado camp after being evacuated during a flash flood.

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Related Topix: Walsenburg, CO, Natural Disasters, Weather

15 hrs ago | Iceland Review

Small Glacial Outburst Flood in South Iceland

There are indications that a small glacial outburst flood is occurring in the river MAolakvA sl, which originates in MA1 2rdalsjA kull glacier, where the volcano Katla is located.

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Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Iceland Travel, Natural Disasters

19 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

Defence Minister vetoes Mulcair visit to military post in Manitoba flood zone

An aerial view of the flooding in the Bird's Point area of Round Lake in Saskatchewan on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, North America, Canada, World News, Stephen Harper,

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Estes Park Trail-Gazette

Performers take the stage July 10 to benefit Glen Haven Fire Department flood recovery efforts

The Cultural Arts Council of Park celebrates its 16th year presenting outdoor music with a special Thursday Night Live dedicated to raising money for the rebuilding of Glen Haven.

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Related Topix: Glen Haven, CO, Natural Disasters, Front Range, Bluegrass, Weather, Estes Park, CO, Entertainment

Brandon Sun

Fans flood in to Craven Country Jamboree site in southern Saskatchewan

Some are going there to party, some are going to meet up with old friends at the Craven Country Jamboree north of Regina.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, George Canyon, Country, Dierks Bentley, Marketing

The Winnipeg Free Press

Bit of optimism on flood front

Members of the 2nd Battalion, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry sandbag homes near St Francois Xavier Monday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Canada, North America, World News, Portage, PA,

Brandon Sun

Most vulnerable homes protected, flood crest bears down on southwestern Manitoba

The swollen Assiniboine River covers farmland east of Brandon, Man. as seen from the air on Sunday, July 6, 2014.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Canada,

Brandon Sun

Summer flooding hardly new

As the Assiniboine River in Brandon begins to slowly recede, we watch with worry and bated breath as the crest passes on downstream.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Opinion

Science Daily

Satellites reveal possible catastrophic flooding months in advance

Data from NASA satellites can greatly improve predictions of how likely a river basin is to overflow months before it does, according to new findings.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, NASA, Natural Disasters, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA, Weather

Oxford Times

Flood relief channel work could start in two years

WORK on a much-anticipated flood relief channel around Oxford could begin in two years' time, it has been claimed.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Oxfordshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Hampshire Chronicle

Prince returns to flood-hit village

His visit comes five months after he came to see for himself the impact of the flooding on agriculture and the lives and livelihoods of residents on the Somerset Levels.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Science, Agriculture, Somerset County, England, United Kingdom

Mon Jul 07, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Qld flood victims pin hope on class action

LAWYERS for Queensland flood victims have filed Australia's largest class action, three and a half years after thousands of homes and businesses were swamped.

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Journalgazette.net

Allen, Defiance, Paulding: Urban and small stream flood advisory

The National Weather Service has issued an urban and small stream flood advisory until 9:15 p.m. tonight for parts of Allen County, Indiana, and Defiance and Paulding counties in Ohio.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Defiance, OH, Defiance County, OH, Paulding County, OH, Ottawa, OH

Sunherald.com

The nation's weather

A cold front extended from the central Plains to the central Great Lakes on Monday, while a separate cold front moved across the northern Plains.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Montana

The Winnipeg Free Press

Protestors shut down work on Lake St. Martin diversion

A worker prepares to leave as fisherman and their families from Lake St. Martin and Fairford First Nations reserves stopped workers from reopening the Lake St. Martin emergency channel on Saturday.

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ABC News

Flooding Closes 2 Mississippi River Bridges

Two Mississippi River bridges were closed due to flooding, and with more storms in the forecast, there is growing concern that conditions could worsen in parts of Missouri and Illinois.

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Related Topix: Missouri Government, Missouri, Illinois, Illinois Government, Louisiana, MO, Hannibal, MO, Natural Disasters

CBS News

Flood prediction gets boost from space

To do so, they measured how much water was stored in a river basin months ahead of the spring flood season .

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Science / Technology, Space, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA

KMOV-TV Saint Louis

Rising water on the Mississippi River prompts flood warning in Grafton, Ill

The National Weather Service estimated the river will rise to 26.5 feet by Friday morning.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Grafton, IL

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