Tag Archive: pennsylvania

Dec 28 2011

Our Top Posts of 2011: Year of the Flood

image_thumb.png

The disasters that plagued the globe this year will send 2011 into the record books as the most costly year for catastrophes on record. (WSJ) These are our most popular posts of 2011. A perusal reads like an overview of the massive flooding that occurred this year from Bangkok and Minot to the Missouri and …

Continue reading »

Sep 16 2011

Tropical Storm Lee Flood Footage

This week we have a video of a house (or a large piece of a house) slamming into a bridge in Millersville, Pennsylvania and then an amazing photo montage of the flooding in northeast Pennsylvania.   The pictures that were striking to me in the photo montage were of the flood wall at Wilkes Barre. …

Continue reading »

Sep 13 2011

Flooding in Pennsylvania: The Broken Record of 2011

I initially did not look very closely at the headlines about more flooding in Pennsylvania and the Northeast. I assumed it was more coverage on the flooding from Hurricane Irene. The year that is 2011 that saw disastrous flooding in the area just over a week prior, would again bring us record flooding, this time …

Continue reading »