Quantitative approach to FloodsFloods and flooding quantitatively
Discharge, stage, flood stage, and crest: What's the difference?
Rating a river: the relationship between discharge and stage
Flood stage and inundation area: it's not just how high the river is
What is a one hundred year flood?
Flood forecasting: forecasts based on historic data and the "100-year flood"
An example of taking historical discharges to forecasted inundations
Resources and activities
Images and Animations
Cloud Types - from University
Beaufort Wind scale and
F-Scale for Tornado strength
Depletion- Animation 56k - new window
Control of Air Pollution
Weather Fundamentals -
- Solar Radiation and the Atmosphere
- Ozone (O3)
- Greenhouse Gases
- Volcanic Effects
- Carbon Dioxide in the Atmosphere
- The Carbon Cycle
- Global Warming
- Effects of Global Warming
- Global Warming in the Past