Flooding in Latin America

By: Jarin Young


The definition of flooding is when too much precipitation (water) comes from the sky and water adds up on the land. This would be natural because people can't control the weather, but that would be cool if we could!

How They Adapt To The Issue

They adapt to flooding by preparing for floods (or any natural disaster)

The Consequences of Flooding...

There is a lot of consequences tied to flooding. One of them would be erosion/landslides. Flooding could also make people lose their homes because their homes are filled with water (humans don't have gills, they have lungs, so they can't breathe in water :-)). Some other consequences to flooding are in the YouTube video embedded below.
Severe rains trigger landslides, floods in Latin America