September 2017

Hurrican Harvey

At the time of writing (September 2017) US city Houston is struggling to cope with unprecedented flooding and damage from wind that has displaced many 1000s from their home, killed and injured people and damaged property. The facts are startling: Since Aug. 25, Harvey has flooded the Houston area with almost 52 inches of rain, a single-storm record for the contiguous U.S. So far, close to 94,000 homes have been damaged or