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STORY: The sunset tide was not high enough to activate the Mose flood barriers, launched in 2020 to protect the fragile city from flooding during the high water. . .

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When we visited Venice in the beginning of April,. 3, 2020. .

. The season for acqua alta typically runs from October to March – yet since October 2020, it hasn’t really been a problem, thanks to the installation of flood barriers.

For a few days each year, between the months of October and January, Venice’s water levels rise and parts of the city flood.

The region of Emilia Romagna in northern Italy has been devastated by floods which killed 14 people.

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Ravenna is approx 144 km (90 mi road distance) to the south from Venice, or ~2,5 hours drive (via SS309 / Ravenna-Chioggia road). There are a few reasons why Venice experiences so much flooding.

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. . Climate change increases massive storm surges, which may be more than Venice’s flood control system can handle.

First, the city sits. . Venice experienced its worst flooding in over 50. The region of Emilia Romagna in northern Italy has been devastated by floods which killed. .

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. As you know, the city is built on a series of canals.

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Although the temperatures – which range from the upper 30s to mid-70s.