Explaining The Floods -- N-P-R's David Baron reports on various attempts to explain there have been so many notably notable floods this year. Scientists point to some directly man-made causes-- levee construction and development near rivers and streams-- and speculate on the role of global warming.
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Explaining The Floods

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Explaining The Floods

Explaining The Floods

Explaining The Floods

Only Available in Archive Formats.

— N-P-R's David Baron reports on various attempts to explain there have been so many notably notable floods this year. Scientists point to some directly man-made causes— levee construction and development near rivers and streams— and speculate on the role of global warming.