State to seek federal funds for more accurate flood risks

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Sen. Sharon Hewitt, R-Slidell, center, received a preliminary watershed management plan from the global engineering firm ARCADIS. (Photo: Joby Richard/LSU Manship School News Service.)

By Joby Richard

The state is seeking federal funds to more accurately model flood risks in its watersheds and compile the data into an online portal.

Read the story in The Daily World.

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