2011: Costliest year ever, according to NOAA
from GIS User
The United States has so far this year experienced nine separate disasters, each with an economic loss of $1 billion or more tying the record set in 2008. Hurricane Irene was the tipping point, which now set a record-breaking year for the number of billion-dollar disasters! Economic damage costs to date in the U.S. exceed $35 billion.
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