Free Essays on Cause And Effect Of Flood

  1. Effect Essay: Causes of Flood

    Cause and Effect Essay: Causes of Flood There are many calamities that we experience like storm, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes. The most common calamities that our country faces are storms and floods. According to PAGASA, flood is a natural hydrological phenomenon. The purpose of this essay is...

  2. Effect of Flood and Cyclone

    has witnessed the havoc of some of the worst natural disasters of the world due to tropical cyclones and storm surges. Floods and local seasonal storms are annual events which cause loss of lives and damage to housing, agriculture and economy. The country is also exposed to the risk of earthquakes. There...

  3. FLOODS

    FLOODS What causes Floods? Heavy Rainfall: Causes increase in sea level rise etc. Over–saturated soil (when the ground can’t hold in any more water and could turn into mud etc): Infiltration can’t take place due to the soil’s impermeability resulting in so then surface run off will be increased. High...

  4. Floods

    Brisbane, faced the second highest flood since the start of the 20th century. Major flooding occurred throughout the Brisbane River catchment, the Lockyer Creek and Bremer River. Which has now fundamentally impacted the residential property market. At the peak of the flood, approximately 11,900 homes were...

  5. Lynmouth and Bangladesh Floods - Comparison

    In 1952 and 1998, devastating floods in Lynmouth and Bangladesh occurred. The drainage basins of both places were unable to contain the amount of rainfall fallen on the ground and therefore they flooded. However, these two floods are different as Lynmouth is an MEDC and Bangladesh is an LEDC. Therefore...

  6. Global Warming: Effects on the Different Geological Spheres

    different concentrations of green house gases like water vapor which causes about 36-70% of the greenhouse effect carbon dioxide which causes 9-26%, methane which causes 4-9% and ozone which causes 3-7%. The increased in global average temperature is due to emission...

  7. The Effects of Improper Waste Management to Humans.

    is on the rise from day to day. If the waste products are not managed properly, it will cause a lot of bad influences to humans. The effects of improper waste management to humans are contamination of soil, floods, extinction of plants and animals, air contamination and depletion of ozone layer. Firstly...

  8. Air Pollution, Floods & Droughts, Afforestation & Deforestation, Biodiversity

    Air pollution Air pollution is the introduction of chemicals, particulate matter, or biological materials that cause harm or discomfort to humans or other living organisms, or cause damage to the natural environment or built environment, into the atmosphere. The atmosphere is a complex dynamic...

  9. Cause and Effect of Smoking

    things) Climate is what you expect, weather is what you get. Natural and man-made changes in climate Cambodia Cambodia This natural effect is responsible for the comfortable living conditions on earth, with a mean global temperature of 15 ºC. Without GHGs the mean temperature would be...

  10. 779 Words Essay on Floods in India and Its Control

    779 words essay on floods in India and its control Subrat Mangaraj Countries irrigated by an adequate river system are in many ways blessed. These rivers not only help agriculture, but they provide a cheap and efficient transport system for the development of internal trade. The saying goes—land...

  11. Boscastle Flood 2004

    Boscastle Flood 2004 In this piece of writing I am going to explain the causes and the effects the Boscastle flood 2004 has had of the economy, environment and socially. The Boscastle flood took place on Monday 16th August 2004 which proved to be hazardous towards the villages Boscastle and Crackington...

  12. Floods: Causes and Consequences

    like to elaborate on causes and consequences of floods. There are always floods somewhere in the world. They threat big communities with millions of people, their lives and properties. Big floods always draw international attention. In order to support my discussion about floods with concrete examples...

  13. Causes and Impacts of Global Warming

    Global warming Introduction {text:list-item} {text:list-item} {text:list-item} {text:list-item} Causes- human activities add excessive amounts of greenhouse gasses to atmosphere Impacts of global warming {text:list-item} {text:list-item} {text:list-item}...

  14. The Impact of the Great Flood to the Thai Entrepreneur

    great flood to the thai entrepreneur          Nowadays, Thailand has just been seriourly the great flood and then lots of people face a problem with this situation. Thus, this situation have many problem become to economic crisis. Many thai entrepenuer is the most one has impact and effect more than...

  15. Climate Change in Africa and Its Effects

    deteriorate in size and melt into the oceans, they then rise. This directly causes problems to low lying land areas Africa like Tunisia who is right next to the sea. The reasons for this is that flooding will happen and cause the infrastructure to be washed away and also a lot of the population in Africa...

  16. Geography flood case studies

    Flood case study Bangladesh Causes The main cause of the floods was unusually severe monsoon rains and an unusually high volume of runoff from melting snow from the snow caps of the Himalayas. These all increased the amount of surface water and the volume of water in Bangladesh's two main rivers...

  17. Flooding Causes and Prevention

    formation reason of flood. What should we do to prevent the happening of flood? Flood is overflow of the huge amount of water onto the normally dry land. Flood occurs when the overflowing water submerges land and causes deluge. It is a cruel and violent expression of water. Floods are often deadly...

  18. Floods in India

    About floods in India India, being a peninsular country and surrounded by the Arabian Sea, Indian Ocean and the Bay of Bengal, is quite prone to flood. As per the Geological Survey of India (GSI), the major flood prone areas of India cover almost 12.5% area of the country.  Every year, flood, the...

  19. Bangladesh Floods

    Bangladesh suffered one of its worse floods ever. Despite being flooded being common in this country, the floods of 1998 were particularly severe resulting in over 1000 deaths and 30 million people being made homeless. CAUSES OF FLOODING IN BANGLADESH Physical (Natural) causes of flooding in Bangladesh 1...

  20. Global Warming: Causes to Changes

    sudden change of the climate. There is a lot of news about natural disasters that have affected many countries such as earthquake, cyclone, tsunami, flood, drought and many more, and many people have suffered from this. Now survival is a challenge for humans and the other living things on our planet. The...

  21. A Comparison of the flood in the Netherlands in 1995 and the Flood of Bangladesh in 1998: Going by Geography, Impact and Effect.

    similarities and differences between the impact of the floods in Bangladesh in 1998 and the flood in The Netherlands in 1995. The natural causes of the foods as well as the human causes of the floods in Bangladesh and The Netherlands. The flood defenses in Bangladesh and The Netherlands as well as the...

  22. extent can preparedness and planning mitigate the effects of tropical revolving storms?

    To what extent can preparedness and planning mitigate the effects of tropical revolving storms? Tropical revolving storms are also known as hurricanes, typhoons and cyclones. They occur in when sea surface temperatures are above 27 degrees Celsius and form over the oceans in the tropics and sub-tropics...

  23. Carbon Cyle and Its Effect on Man

    Industrial Revolution 4. Effect of Combustion on carbon dioxide level 5. Effect of Deforestation on carbon dioxide level 6. Effect of Deforestation on carbon dioxide level Cont’d 7. Green House Effect 8. Enhance Green House Effect 9. Enhance Green House Effect Cont’d 10. Enhance...

  24. global warming cause & effect

    major affects air pollution, melting of glaciers, and the greenhouse effect. Some people argue if global warming is in fact a real situation, what the causes may be, and how to prevent it from becoming a major problem. Most of these effects are caused by a majority of human activities, such as the burning...

  25. Koshi Flood

    KOSHI FLOOD 1. Background Nepal is not only one of the least developed countries in the world, it is also equally prone to several disasters such as flash-floods, landslides, fires, occasional earthquakes and epidemics. The main contributing factors of such disasters are: remote, rural, rugged and...

  26. Effects of climate change on the UK

    Negative effects of climate change on the UK: 1. Climate change could lead to an increase in precipitation in the future. Extremely wet winters could become up to five times more likely over the next 100 years. More intense downpours can lead to a greater risk of flash floods and river flooding. Extreme...

  27. Flood in Bangladesh

    Introduction: Flood Is A Natural Calamity. It Is An Annual Affair In Bangladesh. Bangladesh Suffers From Flood Almost Every Year. Due To Excessive Rainfall Or Any Toner Cause When Rivers And Canals Overflow Their Banks And Make Huge Loss To Crops And Property, It Is Called Flood. Causes of Flood: The Causes...

  28. climate change and its effect on Bangladesh

    evidence that GHG is continuing to build-up as a result of human activities has become conclusive i.e. these changes have come about as a combined effect of increases in emissions, such as fossil fuel burning, and decrease in carbon sinks, such as reduced forest cover. Top 10 Places Already Affected...

  29. Effect of Flooding and the Solution in Nigeria

    nature of the wetlands in the Niger Delta. Periodic floods occur on many rivers, forming a surrounding region known as flood plain. Rivers overflow for reasons like excess rainfall. The good thing about river overflows is the fact that as flood waters flow into the banks, sand, silt and debris...

  30. Clear Forest Cause Extinction of Wildlife

    shelters to million species of animal and organisms. Nowdays, alot of tree have been cut down to improve the standard of living and there are so many effects can be enumerated as result of the activity. Deforestation is process of converting forest into non-forest sites, it occur due to developing country...