Are we seeing more flooding these days than in the past?
This study researched how often floods are happening and the impacts and damage they cause in the US. Due to sea level rise, flood risk management is an increasingly important need for your and your family’s community.
This write-up breaks down how coastal areas will be more prone to hazardous environmental events like floods if greenhouse gas emissions don’t decrease. Key US cities and locations like San Francisco, Seattle, San Diego, Hawaii, and Florida are forecasted to be deluged in more floods in the coming years.
Using estimates of sea level rise, frequencies, and tide gauges, this Climate News article explains how flooding risk calculations are made.
Flood monitoring systems, like those deployed on beaches and in Smart Cities in Virginia, will increase in numbers.
Flood monitoring systems are 1 important way that Industrial IoT sensors and remote environmental monitoring technologies are helping keep you, your community, and your family safe. With early warning systems and detection of water levels, we’ll be able to better steer clear of hazards that mother nature and water create. Are you ready to help?