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Our flood-zone maps are becoming obsolete thanks to climate change

As Texas cleans up from Hurricane Harvey, and Hurricane Irma bears down on Florida, MIT’s Technology Review just published a frightening reminder that basically no one is safe from flooding. Reassuring, right? The gist of the article is that climate change has dramatically altered the floodplain, so guessing what will and will not flood is entirely … Continue reading “Our flood-zone maps are becoming obsolete thanks to climate change” As Texas cleans up from Hurricane Harvey, and Hurricane Irma bears down on Florida, MIT’s Technology Review just published a frightening reminder that basically no one is safe from flooding.
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