WEF: Flood Data, Sensors and Disaster Mitigation

Crucial to good planning for coastal flooding is good data on existing flood routes, risks and built and natural mitigation.

Taking a lesson from nature by expanding coastal areas where flooding is likely has been proven. How data plays an essential role in evaluating and planning is the discussion intent of this posting.

These US cities are copying the Dutch approach to stopping flooding

Several US cities are building waterfront parks rather than solid sea defences to try and prevent flooding.