From: TED Talks Daily - Friday Dec 31, 2021 01:16 pm
How we could better predict and stop floods
Shifting the power paradigm of flooding


The global risk of flooding -- and how to turn the tide

11:46 minutes · TEDxVillanovaU

From village to metropolis, global flooding is on the rise, and traditional approaches to managing the swells won't cut it, says water resource engineer Virginia Smith. Giving an overview of the dynamic shift needed to stymie the flow of future storm waters, she explains how each of us can help ensure a sustainable future despite the rising tides.

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