Sunday, January 23, 2011

Australia: An "Inland Sea" moves through Victoria

Inland Sea: floodwaters around the town of Kerang
A giant inland sea of floodwater, 55 miles long and 25 miles wide, will spread across the Australian state of Victoria over the next 10 days, officials say.

Deputy Prime Minister Wayne Swan said the floods would rank as one of the most costly natural disasters in the country's history.

More at: ABC News

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