Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

Damage estimates for Midwestern floods top $12 billion

Growing Georgia posted a story today about estimates of damage due to the Midwestern storms earlier this spring. The estimates from Accuweather, which include a variety of different impacts from both the blizzard and extensive flooding, estimate that damages may be as much as $12.5 billion. And with another strong storm expected to hit that area of the US again in the next few days, damages are likely to climb even farther. You can read more here.

Credit: Kayla Wolf, Journal Star