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Monday, August 12, 2013

UI researcher finds human activity muddies causes of Texas floods

UI researcher finds human activity muddies causes of Texas floods
Iowa City IA (SPX) Aug 12, 2013 - Periodic flooding in Texas-one the most flood-prone states in the nation-cannot be firmly linked to climate change due to numerous dams and other manmade structures introduced over the years, according to a University of Iowa study. The researchers also found that tropical cyclones are less responsible for major floods in the region than in the eastern United States. The study, which ... morehttp://www.terradaily.com/reports/UI_researcher_finds_human_activity_muddies_causes_of_Texas_floods_999.html

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