New Flood Study Reveals America's Most Vulnerable Communities
In university researchers' ongoing effort to improve the safety and resiliency of Louisiana communities, LSU faculty have published a
on flood hazard, exposure and vulnerability in counties throughout the U.S.
Louisiana's Cameron parish leads the nation in the percentage of its population living in flood zones, with 93.6 percent of its 6,401 citizens living in the zone.
This study will serve as a tool to update flood maps globally.