While property buyouts helped prevent flooding in some parts of Vermont, the process is rarely easy or efficient.
Fewer than half the homeowners entitled to file claims have done so, and the August 28 deadline is looming.
Many cities along the Mississippi are redeveloping their riverfronts. But these projects are often threatened by flooding.
A new tool shows the likelihood of wind damage by property address.
The economic damage from Hurricane Ian could exceed $100 billion.
Did wind or water cause the damage to their homes? That's up to the insurance adjuster.
Some businesses are rebounding after historic flooding in the region. But others are still struggling.
Nationwide, only 4 in 100 homes are covered, a FEMA official says. Without it, victims are pretty much on their own.
Thousands of schools are located in areas subject to flooding, a Pew study says. Rebuilding puts schools in competition for safer land.
As the climate shifts, the rise in flood risk will disproportionately affect Black communities.