Details of Disaster Information


Chile : Flood : 2008/08/31
GLIDE: FL-2008-000155-CHL  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2008/08/31
Country
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District
Chile
Name Flood
Outline On 31 August 2008, heavy rain and floods deeply affected the regions of Maule, Bio Bio, La Araucania, Los Lagos and Los Rios in Chile. Four deaths were reported. More than 81,755 people are affected due to the floods and approximately 10,922 houses have been damaged or destroyed.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
Report/Articles
  • IFRC 2008/09/09
    Landslides and overflowed rivers have destroyed roadways, houses, bridges and other infrastructure.