National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

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Top 10 Cities for Flood Risk from Rising Seas

NOAA's report Sea Level Rise and Nuisance Flood Frequency Changes around the United States identifies the top 10 U.S. cities with the highest increase in nuisance flooding between 1957-1963 and 2007-2013. More

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WeatherTrak ET Plus Irrigation Controller

Using data from NOAA satellites and other sources, the WeatherTrak ET Plus irrigation controller adjusts irrigation output as the weather changes, ensuring watering only takes place when needed and eliminating overwatering. More

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Federal Stimulus Plan for Highways Fails an Already Failed System

The billions in the stimulus package earmarked for roads is the largest investment in the federal highway system since its creation. But it merely paves over a problem instead of solving it. More

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Chemicals Found in Water

The Washington, D.C.-based National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has released a report that states polybrominated diphenyl ethers, chemicals commonly used in commercial goods as flame retardants since the 1970s, are found in all U.S. More

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