How and where do most floods occur?
Floods can occur in various locations and under different circumstances, but there are some common factors that can contribute to most flood events. Some key factors include:
Most floods occur in low-lying areas, floodplains, river basins, and coastal areas, but floods can happen in virtually any location where conditions conducive to flooding are present. It’s important to understand the local geography, climate, and human activities in an area to assess the flood risk and take appropriate measures for flood prevention, preparedness, and response.