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Mid Atlantic Flooding

Rainfall from Hurricane Irene, Tropical Storm Lee and other weather systems have pushed several Mid Atlantic rivers beyond flood stage.

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2011 USA Natural Disasters
This page provides an overview of natural disasters that affected the USA during 2011.
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Project Catskills | All Hands Volunteers

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About Project Catskills In the early hours of Sunday, August 28th, Hurricane Irene slammed into the East Coast bringing massive flooding and extensive damage to…...
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Mid Atlantic Flooding

Rainfall from Hurricane Irene, Tropical Storm Lee and other weather systems have pushed several Mid Atlantic rivers beyond flood stage.

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Impacts of Hurricane Irene on Freshwater Fishing

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Along the Mid Atlantic and as far north as Canada, anglers are waiting to see how Hurricane Irene will affect freshwater fishing.
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Hurricane Checklist – How to Prepare for Hurricanes

This blog post includes a basic hurricane checklist, tips and other resources related to hurricane preparation.

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Effects of Hurricane Irene on Wildlife

During late August, 2011, Hurricane Irene blasted the Atlantic Coast of North America, with tropical storm to hurricane force winds, heavy rainfall, tornadoes,...
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Widespread Flooding Expected Across North America for 2011

In early 2011, Forecasters at NOAA’s National Weather Service warned that many rivers in the upper Midwest and northern Plains remained above flood stage, and the threat for more flooding was expected to continue through the summer.

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About Hurricanes

For millions of Americans, riding out a hurricane or other storm system can be a stressful experience. This article offers some insight into what it is like to experience a hurricane, tropical storm, noreaster, or other powerful storm.

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Saltwater News: Pea Island NC Hurricane Irene Damage

"It appears at this early stage of damage assessment that Pea Island may have suffered to worst of Irene's impact compared to other refuges along coastal North Carolina"

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Economic Impacts of Natural Disasters in the USA for 2011

"Just prior to the arrival of Hurricane Irene, NOAA announced that the United States had experienced nine separate disasters in 2011, each with an economic loss of $1 billion or more. When economic losses from Irene are tallied, 2011 will likely break the record set in 2008 for losses in a single year."

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Mid Atlantic News: Mid Atlantic Hurricane Irene Damage

Mid Atlantic News: Mid Atlantic Hurricane Irene Damage | 2011 USA Natural Disasters | Scoop.it

Hurricane Irene struck the Mid Atlantic on August 27, 2011, packing high winds, heavy rain, storm surges, unusually high tides and flash floods.

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Yellowstone River Oil Spill

On July 1, 2011, crude oil spilled into the Yellowstone River near Laurel Montana.
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Hurricane Irene Damage in Maryland

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On Saturday, August 27, 2011, Hurricane Irene began lashing Maryland with high winds, rain squalls and storm surges.

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