Climate Change or Garbage? What were the causes of Mexico City´s flood?
People have been told for years that the cause of the flooding in Mexico City is the garbage they throw in the storm drains. However, scientist have announced that climate change is going to bring more intense storms. InPeople have been told for years that the cause of the flooding in Mexico City is the garbage they throw in the storm drains. However, scientist have announced that climate change is going to bring more intense storms. In a city with not enough green areas that allow the water infiltration to the subsoil, it remains on the asphalt transforming streets into rivers or waterfalls
Climate change is part of it; however, another part is the location of Mexico City. It sits on a lake bed. These places tend to be prone to flooding when things get intense. Also, it is my understanding that portions of the city is actually sinking into the mud. While this lake has been smothered by the metropolis, some remnants of remain as narrow canals.
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