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The Christmas Flood of 1964: Floods and Flood Preparedness Fifty Years Later

December 1964 and January 1965 saw extreme flooding in Oregon, Idaho, California, Washington, and Nevada.

Floods, unfortunately

We are seeing a lot of flooding in various parts of the US and the world.  Information about floods can be used to teach such skills as reading graphs, charts, and maps;  problem solving; numeracy; and science.  One resource is the US Geological Survey website, with links to current floods, past floods, and additional resources.    Here is a link to the agency's flood resources:

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