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April 27 Reddit AMA: Tornado! Talk Severe Weather Research & Prediction with NOAA

Monday, April 24, 2017

April 27 Reddit AMA: Tornado! Talk Severe Weather Research & Prediction with NOAA

Spring has arrived and with it come efforts to study and learn to better predict severe weather like tornadoes. Join NOAA for a Reddit Ask Me Anything (AMA) on severe weather research and prediction on April 27, 2017.

Hydrologic Dashboard Tool Washes Out Storm Uncertainties

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Hydrologic Dashboard Tool Washes Out Storm Uncertainties

Inspiration struck with the large storm that hit Duluth, Minnesota in October of 2005. The flooding that ensued after this unexpected event caught many off guard, so University of Wisconsin Sea Grant’s David Hart hired several graduate students to create an online tool that would show where and how the storm affected the area, and provide insight to similar events in the future. 
Florida's Fragile Oasis

Monday, October 15, 2012

Florida's Fragile Oasis

Surrounded by ocean moisture, Florida is an oasis sitting right in the middle of the desert belt, which traverses the subtropical latitudes north and south of the equator. But even oases sometimes go dry.

Rainwater Harvesting: Recycling a Precious Resource

Friday, April 13, 2012

Rainwater Harvesting: Recycling a Precious Resource

History is replete with accounts of ancient civilizations collecting and storing water for household and agricultural uses. The Romans engineered elaborate aqueduct systems to harness and convey rainwater to cisterns beneath the empire’s population centers. And the North American Anasazi channeled rainwater from mesa tops into stone-lined reservoirs. These history lessons were not lost on nature photographer Mike Halminski.

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