The Johnstown Flood

May 31,1889

The location

Johnstown, Pennsylavania
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The River Involved

The Little Conemough

The Flood Control Measures That Were In Place

The South Fork Dam broke

How long did it take water to recede

It took FIVE YEARS

Three facts

1.There were more than 2,200 peope who were killed

2.The flood damages $17 million dollars of property

3.The extremely heavy rainfall,unleashing 20 million tons of water

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