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  1. Beavers to be released in the Forest of Dean confirms Michael GoveRead the original story

    Friday Dec 8 | Somerset County Gazette

    ... on our plans for a Green Brexit." Scientists believe the beavers may be able to hold back enough water to help with flood alleviation for Lydbrook by quickly constructing natural dam structures and creating new habitat. The Environment Secretary ...

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  2. Prayut urges permanent fix of Trang floodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Bangkok Post

    ... in the province by next year as a permanent solution to repeated floods. During his field trip to inspect the flood situation in Trang Friday morning, the premier was briefed about the drainage system. The Royal Irrigation Department reported that ...

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  3. Bradford City AA working party on the River Aire below GargraveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ... flooding into the fields. One good thing is that all the leaves have finally fallen and have been carried away in the flood conditions. This will ease the way for brown trout to ascend the becks for spawning, which usually takes place locally in the ...

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  4. Residents Express Concerns About Oroville Dam Spillway at MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    With massive repairs underway to fix 2017's massive problems on the spillways of the Oroville Dam, some of the biggest concerns among those who had to run from the flood threat are quite small. They're so small in one respect, that the point of a pen has to be used to point them out in photographs.

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  5. Rain Boosts Storages and Causes Issues in EchucaRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 7 | PressReleasePoint

    ... number of proactive measures at our networks, plants and storages to minimise the potential impact. "We installed the flood gates at our Rochester Water Treatment Plant as a precautionary measure. The 1.85 meter flood wall was constructed in 2013 ...

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  6. Fixing LudlowvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Lansing Star

    ... downhill from the Lansing school campus -- and that means when it rains, Ludlowville floods. Despite a $480,000 county flood mitigation project in 2013, portions of Ludlowville still flooded, especially during the torrential rains the area suffered ...

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  7. Brathwaite, Roach up in rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... t they use to pay the... With a full moon approaching there was water everywhere but people drank sumptuously from the flood of entertainment taking place nationwide.

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  8. 120m flood scheme is one step closer after Government approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Oxford Times

    THE A 120M plan to protect Oxford from flooding has received a big boost in the form of fresh Government backing. The 'outline business case' for the city's flood alleviation channel has been approved, despite the project still needing A 4m in funding.

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  9. Supervisors briefed on stormwater fee, stream buffer rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Charlottesville Tomorrow

    ... or ponds that is managed and protected," said David Hannah , the county's water resources manager. "When there is a flood or storm event, the stream can overflow its banks and access the flood plain which is a natural thing." Since May, Hannah has ...

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  10. Millhaven turns to DryhavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Southland Times

    ... awareness. Being December it's very early [for restrictions], when you consider [West Otago] was just about in flood a year ago, but it's a completely different story this year." If the reservoir got well over 40 per cent, and there was some rain in ...

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  11. E. Pattaya flood-drainage system to be funded under EECRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Pattaya Mail

    Deputy Mayor Apichart Virapal announces the government has approved Pattaya's 665-million-baht proposal to construct a new flood-drainage system in East Pattaya to prevent water flowing down from higher elevations from reaching downtown. The government has approved Pattaya's 665-million-baht proposal to construct a new flood-drainage system in East Pattaya to prevent water flowing down from higher elevations from reaching downtown.

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  12. Post your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Bangkok Post

    The road in front of Nakhon Si Thammarat airport is inundated by flood water, the runway inside is under water and all flights are cancelled until further notice. Rising flood water forced Nakhon Si Thammarat airport to temporarily close Thursday, while land transport in many areas of the South remain paralysed due to widespread flooding.

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  13. It's Christmas again for flood victims Amy and Russell ComeauxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Anniston Star

    ... and reindeer decorate the Clearlake Estates home of Amy and Russell Comeaux, which was inundated with water in the flood of 2016. The back patio overlooking the pool and lake is ready for the Comeaux family Christmas party. The flood filled the pool ...

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  14. SMART seeks $148,000 from FEMA for storm damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Marin Independent Journal

    The Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit agency is seeking federal emergency money after last winter's storms caused damage to the system, including a slide near the Puerto Suello Hill Tunnel in San Rafael. The SMART Board of Directors approved a request this week to seek $148,000 in Federal Emergency Management Agency funds for flood damage that destroyed electrical equipment, caused track problems and slides along the rail route.

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  15. Baker, Kinder institutes paper: On flooding, Houston needs an...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 7 | PressReleasePoint

    If many of the flooding-related problems in Houston and Harris County are to be fixed, the region needs "to have an informed, flood-literate and engaged populace," according to a paper by an environmental expert at Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy. The paper, "Living With Houston Flooding," was authored by lawyer Jim Blackburn , professor in the practice of environmental law at Rice, Baker Institute Rice Faculty Scholar and co-director of Rice's Severe Storm Prediction, Education and Evacuation from Disasters Center .

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  16. Flood assistance applications now availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Kenosha News

    ... the contractors directly. Applicants' homes will be visited to see that repairs have been made or that there is still flood-related damage in need of repair. There is no firm deadline to apply, but people are urged to do so as soon as possible. All ...

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  17. Dam operators had responsibility to protect south-east Queensland: courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | The Age

    Dam operators had a responsibility to protect all of south-east Queensland from flooding, not just a select group of downstream properties, a class-action trial over the Queensland floods has been told. The NSW Supreme Court is hearing a class action against Seqwater, Sunwater and the state of Queensland on behalf of about 6000 flood victims who claim Wivenhoe and other dams were operated negligently during 2011's epic rainfall event.

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  18. A national strategy for water is needed, scientist saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Nelson Mail

    ... That's not to say central government has kept away from water, Williams says, highlighting large hydro, irrigation and flood schemes along with some involvement in urban water for health and safety reasons. "But it's all been part of some other ...

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  19. Press Releases: Modernizing the Columbia River Treaty RegimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | State Department

    ... of France and includes parts of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Wyoming, and British Columbia. The Treaty's flood risk and hydropower operations provide substantial benefits to millions of people on both sides of the border. The Treaty has ...

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  20. Souris River Joint Board approves funding for contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    The Souris River Joint Board voted to award nearly $100 million in contracts for the first three phases of Minot's flood protection plan Thursday. Contractors still need to secure all the necessary permits before they can get any of the money.

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