Hurricane Harvey Report: A fact-finding effort in the direct aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in the Greater Houston Region

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Sebastian, A.G.; Lendering, K.T.; Kothuis, B.L.M.; Brand, A.D.; Jonkman, S.N.; van Gelder, P.H.A.J.M.; Godfroij, Maartje; Kolen, B.; Comes, M.; Lhermitte, S.L.M.; Meesters, K.J.M.G.; van de Walle, B.A.; Ebrahimi Fard, A.; Cunningham, S.; Khakzad, N.; Nespeca, V.;
  • Publisher: Delft University Publishers
  • Subject: evacuation | damage | rainfall | emergency response | flood risk | critical infrastructure | Texas | impacts | data collection | flood | land use planning | Hurricane Harvey | Houston | fatalities | hackathon | fact-finding

On August 25, 2017, Hurricane Harvey made landfall near Rockport, Texas as a Category 4 hurricane with maximum sustained winds of approximately 200 km/hour. Harvey caused severe damages in coastal Texas due to extreme winds and storm surge, but will go down in history f... View more
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