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Storm surge is water that is pushed toward the shore by the force of the winds swirling around the storm. A storm surge can come from a hurricane or an extra-tropical cyclone. source: NOAA-Hurricane Preparedness

Philippines: Project Noah revamps disaster management platform

14 Dec 2015, Rappler

More than 3 years after its creation, the Department of Science and Technology's Project Noah, the country’s leading program for disaster prevention and mitigation, introduces its new and improved website reports the Rappler. The improved website has a new look, allows more features on the platform, and is more user-friendly. Local government units can better approximate and plan...


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