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Floods in Iowa, USA

Thursday, 12 June 2008

Type of Event:
Location of Event:
Date of Charter Activation:
Charter Requestor:
USGS on behalf of State of Iowa
Project Management:
State of Iowa Homeland Security & Emergency Management Division

Description of the event

Further to the flooding which occurred on 10 June, 10,000 people were forced to evacuate. The water is now moving towards Iowa City and Des Moines.