It was on this day in 1906 an earthquake in San Francisco destroyed most of the city. In 1880 an F4 tornado killed 99 people in Marshfield, Missouri.
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Green Infrastructure and Issues in Managing Urban Stormwater (PDF)
Source: Congressional Research Service (via National Agricultural Law Center)
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For decades, stormwater, or runoff, was considered largely a problem of excess rainwater or snowmelt impacting communities.
“There is nothing ‘natural’ about natural disasters. We should understand that the disaster part results solely from human influences.”
Ekbal Hussain, University of Leeds