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City agencies kick off training for flood protection ahead of hurricane season

Members of New York City’s agencies took part in a special training at the Brooklyn Army Terminal to ensure they’re reading for the hurricane season.
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Coastal Flood Warning in effect as tiger dams are removed in Volusia County

A Coastal Flood Warning is in effect for the Volusia County Coast until 4 a.m. Wednesday. The high tide of greatest concern will be early Wednesday as tide levels look
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A Godzilla El Nino Is Still Forecasted, How Will This Impact The Hurricane Season?

In this video we are looking at the very latest on ENSO as newest model guidance shows a "Godzilla El Nino" developing as early as Early Fall 2023. But what
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What the heck is a ‘tiger dam’ doing in Vancouver? Here’s what that orange thing is for

Vancouver is bracing itself for another king tide. The last king tide caused floods around Vancouver and even created a small island with floating logs in False Creek. The flooding
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City of Midland, Michigan Deploys Tiger Dams

Earlier this week, staff from our Wastewater department performed a trial run on its newest and strangest looking tool in its flood control arsenal: A US Flood Control Tiger Dam!
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Florida starts pilot program in Volusia County to save damaged dunes

Florida’s emergency management team is getting creative in finding ways to reinforce Volusia’s coastline after the recent storms. Dozens of homes and buildings caved in or were deemed too dangerous
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Tiger Dam system to be installed in Daytona Beach Shores for temporary erosion protection

The impact tropical storms Ian and Nicole had on our beaches, particularly in Volusia County, where powerful surf undermined homes, was strong.
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Beachside segment in Daytona Beach Shores receives Tiger Dam erosion protection

Tropical storms Ian and Nicole not only brought enough rainfall to flood several streets in the Daytona Beach area, they contributed to rising waters on the beachside that shocked residents
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National Guard helps drain Ian’s floodwaters from Florida hospital parking lot

SANFORD, Fla. - Members of the National Guard were using water to fight water as they battled floodwaters in the parking lot of HCA Florida Lake Monroe Hospital, in Sanford.
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Tiger Dam at St. Augustine City Marina

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. — The entire City of St. Augustine is under a mandatory evacuation order starting Wednesday. Hurricanes have walloped it before. Tuesday, the city was abuzz as people
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