EMINENT DOMAIN AND FLOOD CONTROL MEASURES 5 Q2 Research the Concept of Flood

Eminent domain and flood control measures 5 q2

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EMINENT DOMAIN AND FLOOD CONTROL MEASURES 5 Q2. Research the Concept of Flood Control Measures and how this could be applicable in Handling Potential Future Storms Similar In Magnitude to Hurricane Harvey Flood control measures are actions takes to prevent or at least reduce the effects of flood waters caused by heavy rains, storms, tsunamis, or other natural calamities. Flooding can damage property, interfere with normal daily activities, endanger human life as well as that of other species. Technology and increased knowledge in geology has made it possible to predict the occurrence of disasters that cause floods, and therefore people can take precautions as well as make preparations for such occurrences to minimize their effects. Detection is a method used to remote-sense disasters such as earthquakes, explosions, and floods through the use of Multi-temporal visualization of Synthetic Aperture Radar, SAR images. When people become aware of the expected disasters, they start preparing for them. When the expected disasters are too intense to cope with, people are advised to move from the places that will be most affected. This is referred to as a strategic retreat. For example, in New Jersey, Flood Buyout
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