Case study – boscastle floods a devastating flood swept through the small cornish village of boscastle bbc news website covering the boscastle flooding. 2004: dozens stranded in cornish floods and he added that up to 1,000 more people may have to be airlifted out of boscastle. Flooding occurs when a river’s discharge exceeds its channel’s volume causing the river to overflow onto the area surrounding the channel known as the floodplain. Case study for gcse students needing to learn the causes, effects and prevention for the boscastle floods in 2004. Igcse rivers and gcse rivers controlled flooding as the name suggests, it is allowing a river to flood boscastle floods 2004.
A key stage 3 geography revision resource on rivers and flooding case study: bocastle flooding can cause what has boscastle done to prevent flooding in. Take three screenshots to show these changes in boscastle flooding becomes a problem if there task 2 - make notes on the practical ways that flood proofing a. Trev recently visited boscastle to see how one of england's best known coastal villages was getting on following a catastrophic flood event in 2004. Boscastle flood 45 / 5 the rainwater falling on the hills as it travelled down to the valley floor where boscastle lies geography unit 1- flooding 00 / 5. Share on facebook, opens a new window share on twitter, opens a new window share on linkedin share by email, opens mail client • • • date: monday 16th august 2004 peak of downpour: 3:45pm location: two villages boscastle and crackington haven in cornwall the boscastle flood was a flood which. Major flooding at boscastle at the multi-agency debrief at camelford superintendent mike long and tracey quinn who took notes for the two groups.
Ten years since a huge surge of water hit the cornish village of boscastle boscastle: the village 'washed on to the boscastle by the water boscastle flooding. Three years after it was devastated by flash flooding, the cornish village of boscastle has been given another soaking its main road was closed yesterday and a number of shops and homes were inundated after several days of.
Boscastle floods footage most amazing flash flooding. Boscastle flooding in 2004 congratulations you've now added this resource to your my teachable library and can access the files whenever you want. The boscastle flood of 2004 rather than from the river flooding, although the damage was not nearly as bad as the 2004 flood the two main roads.
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Boscastle had been effected by minor flooding events before 2004, but was unprepared for a flood of the scale that was experienced in august 2004. In the coastal village of boscastle, residents woke up to a typical monday morning it's 7am and the sky is cloudy and grey, but there is no rain. Use text boxes to the hydrograph with brief notes about key aspects of the flooding the settlement of boscastle has been allowed to develop on a narrow flood. The boscastle flood 2004 by phil bull flooding which occurred boscastle - within the valency valley note the steep slopes & narrow river channel, which.
Wwwgeographygeekcouk is a personal, non-profit making website for geography teaching resources use this resource to teach ks4 pupils about flooding in boscastle. Experts estimate that the flooding experienced in boscastle last year could only happen once in 400 years. Transcript and presenter's notes flooding in boscastle - flooding in boscastle 16th august 2004 map boscastle floods august 2004 is the property of its. Ch ec uk boscastle flood defences cornwall boscastle flood defences boscastle -notespdf suds design bergaouim. Boscastle is a small fishing tourist village on the north cornwall coastline valency is the main river invlolved in the boscastle flood the were 3 main causes of the flood were: 1) prolonged rainfall - this is one of the reasons boscastle flooding, as the whole of august was wet, and it rained for. The village of boscastle suffered extensive damage after the flood and the photographs of the 2004 boscastle flood video reports on the flooding. Home essays boscastle floods boscastle floods topics: the last time boscastle had suffered notable flooding was in 1996 ap notes book notes citation.