Study: Midwest flooding more frequent

Originally appeared in IowaNow, 2015.02.09. Story by GARY GALLUZZO. The U.S. Midwest and surrounding states have endured increasingly more frequent flood episodes over the past half-century, according to a study from the University of Iowa. The UI researchers based their findings on daily records collected by the U.S. Geological Survey at 774 stream gauges in 14 states from 1962-2011, a data-collection period… Continue Reading »