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Restoration Pays Off in Reduced Flooding for Coastal Community

Natural systems can reduce flooding and provide economic benefits. How can communities evaluate the economic benefits of restoration projects at a scale that is meaningful for their decisions?

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The Limits of Science Communications: Why Do People Live in Floodplains?

Science can play a role in informing one’s beliefs. But can it convince someone not to live in a floodplain? Our blogger tracks down the owner of this home destroyed by a flood and asks: Is it worth it?

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