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The perfect flood

Author: Dallas County Community College District,
Publisher: Dallas County, TX : Dallas County Community College District, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
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Floods are nature's way of replenishing soil and sediments in low-lying areas along waterways. Efforts to protect towns and developments by controlling floods can sometimes backfire. When events in nature conspired to produce "The Perfect Flood" in 1993, it overwhelmed all attempts at flood control, leaving violence and destruction in its wake.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Dallas County Community College District,
OCLC Number: 1030727155
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed March 02, 2018).
Description: 1 online resource (8 min.)
Responsibility: [produced by] Dallas County Community College District.

Abstract:

Floods are nature's way of replenishing soil and sediments in low-lying areas along waterways. Efforts to protect towns and developments by controlling floods can sometimes backfire. When events in nature conspired to produce "The Perfect Flood" in 1993, it overwhelmed all attempts at flood control, leaving violence and destruction in its wake.

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