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Earth and Space Science News (EOS) December 2018

The Earth and Space Science News digital magazine from the American Geophysical Union (AGU), for December 2018, is now available for your perusal. This issue focuses on climate change, air pollution, plastic pollution, flood risks, modeling natural disasters and the … Continue reading

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Deciphering Deluges: New modeling approach reexamines two key assumptions about flooding

For the last century, the U.S. Geological Survey, Federal Emergency Management Agency, and others have collected data on flooding activity to assess damage and help predict future events. Accurately forecasting the frequency and magnitude of flooding events is critical for infrastructure design, environmental management, and disaster preparedness and response. … Continue reading

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Water Policy Volume 17 Number 1 2015

We have just received another issue of the Water Policy journal, the official journal of the World Water Council. This issue provides readers with articles which discuss topics such as risk calculation for global flood risk, water affordability, integration in … Continue reading

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