Iowa City area clear from flood concerns, for now City Press-Citizen ,Published on: February 5th, 2019

Keeping Iowa safe from floods Gazette ,Published on: March 26th, 2018

Coralville Reservoir mitigates flood impact along Iowa River,Published on: September 6th, 2018

‘We have a problem’: Flooding has slammed every Iowa county since 1988, some as many as 17 times Moines Register,Published on: April 29th, 2018

Thoughts go out to Harvey flood victims

Our thoughts and deepest sympathies are with those impacted by the devastating floods caused by Hurricane Harvey.

Texas National Guard soldier helping with flood rescue.


Iowans remember the 2008 floods that wreaked havoc across our state. Through the chaos, we came together and built back a more resilient Iowa.

Iowa Flood Center experts reflect on the extreme flooding in Texas:

IFC Director Witold Krajewski compares Harvey flooding scenarios to Des Moines. View his interview with ABC Channel 5.

IFC Associate Director Nathan Young compares Iowa’s 2008 flood experience with that of the flooding in Texas. View his interview with KWWL-TV.

IFC Director Witold Krajewski describes the flooding in Texas as it relates to the 2008 catastrophic flood event in Iowa. View his interview with KFXA/KGAN-TV.

IFC climate research expert Gabriele Villarini offers some perspective on the flooding in Houston,Texas in response to Hurricane Harvey. View the interview with KCRG-TV.

University research centers push back against state funding cuts City Press Citizen,Published on: April 12th, 2017

ISU ag center, Iowa Flood Center on budget chopping block,Published on: April 11th, 2017

Design bridges for a wetter climate Des Moines Register ,Published on: November 28th, 2016