After the devastating flash flood, a cleanup had begun in Lower Bavaria. A lot of work needs to be done, also manually in order to clear the debris and the mud left behind.
Beavers were almost completely wiped out of Germany by the early 20th century. Now, they've made a comeback. But their busy construction work is causing tensions with human neighbors.
Days of cloudbursts across western Europe have caused ten deaths in Germany, two in France and Romania and one in Belgium. The River Seine in Paris is six meters higher than normal.
Several people have died in flooding after heavy rains inundated southern Bavaria. Around 250 children trapped in a school in the market town of Triftern were finally able to go home.
Forecasters have warned of more torrential downpours, which are likely to worsen flood hit areas of western Europe. At least seven people have been killed and thousands have been forced from their homes.
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