Thirty years of floods

Posted to Maps  |  Tags: ,  |  Nathan Yau

Based on data from the Dartmouth Flood Observatory, Lazaro Gamio for Axios mapped thirty years of a major flooding. The deeper the orange, the more extreme the flooding was.

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