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Tens of millions of people have been moving into flood zones, satellite imagery shows – The Washington Post

“If people are moving into places that flood, it’s going to flood again,” said Tellman, noting…….

“If people are moving into places that flood, it’s going to flood again,” said Tellman, noting the areas they examined flooded an average of about three times since 2000. That, she said, can lead to not only loss of life and property, but longer-term setbacks in economic development. “It’s only a matter of time.”