Great Flood of 1993
Lianna Morales & Callista Andres
Date of Flood
April- October 1993
Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota. Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
Missouri River & Mississippi River
Flood Control Measures
- St. Louis Floodwall
American Red Cross set up water stations for people who lost running water.
- 32 deaths and approximately 100,000 homes were destroyed
- Civil air patrol crews from 21 states served more than 5,000 meals to flood victims
- James Scott got sentenced to life imprisonment for causing some of the flooding