Inundation Maps Released for Waverly The Iowa Flood Center has released newly updated flood inundation maps for the community of Waverly. These maps are accessible on the Internet through the Iowa Flood Information System (IFIS), an interactive Google Maps-based online application. The inundation maps are frequently used by local authorities for planning and real-time flood… Continue Reading »
Check out the IFC’s brand new newsletter, IFC Update, for stories about the flood center’s research and activities in 2013.
Imagine if people felt free to throw their garbage into your home. Imagine how the swan feels in a nest overwhelmed by trash, or the sea turtle who has to swim through a mass of plastic refuse. Now imagine we can do something about it. That’s exactly what IIHR Engineer Dan Ceynar hopes kids will… Continue Reading »
National Flood Safety Awareness Week is March 16-22, 2014. Learn about the importance of preparing for a flood before it strikes and teach the actions you should take when faced with a flooding situation.
The Core satellite will help researchers from around the world unify precipitation measurements obtained via research and from other satellites.