Sandbags on a dike, Elbe River, Germany

Sandbags on a dike, Elbe River, Germany

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Credit: MICHAEL SZOENYI/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Sandbags on a dike. Photographed at Wittenberg, Germany, during the flood in 2013 on the Elbe River. This flooding in Central Europe occurred after several days of heavy rain in late May and early June. It affected areas along the drainage basins of the Elbe and Danube rivers.

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Keywords: 2013, 2013 central european floods, 21st century, climate change, dike, dikes, elbe, elbe river, environmental science, europe, extreme weather, flood, flood defence, flood defences, flooded, flooding, floods, geographical, geography, german, germany, global warming, heavy rain, high water level, hydrology, mound, physical geography, river, river bank, sand bag, sandbag, summer, swollen, water, wittenberg

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