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US flood risk 'severely underestimated'
US flood risk 'severely underestimated'. Scientists and engineers have teamed up across the Atlantic to "redraw" the flood map of the US. Their work reveals 40 million Americans are at risk of having their homes flooded - more than three times as many people as federal flood maps show. The new mapping project excludes coastal flooding (looks at rivers and rain only).
FBI Investigates FEMA Flood Map Changes After NBC News Report
From Alaska to Maine, NBC News has documented more than 500 times that FEMA has removed waterfront properties from the highest-risk flood zone, shifting the financial burden for the next destructive storm onto their neighbors and all American taxpayers.
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Flood Maps Can Get Much Sharper With A Little Supercomputing Oomph
This is a calculated flood map for the city of St. Water depth goes from deep (dark blue) to shallow (white, light blue). Floodwater can come from the Illinois, Upper Mississippi and Missouri rivers, as well as from heavy local precipitation.