Flood Risk Reduction

Coastal floods are the most costly, disruptive, and life-threatening hazard worldwide. The negative impacts of these storm events are increasing in the United States and abroad. Through its various research projects, The Center for Texas Beaches and Shores is developing risk reduction strategies based on resistance, acceptance, avoidance, and awareness approaches to management. We encourage you to view these projects to better understand the Center. We also encourage you to visit our ATLAS to learn more about the flood risk taking place in your area.

For questions about the Center:

Dr. Sam Brody
Ocean and Coastal Studies Building
1001 Texas Clipper Rd
Galveston, TX 77551
Bldg. 3029, Room 366
Phone (409) 740-4939
Fax (409) 740-4429

For media/meeting coordination:

Sarah Reinert
Communication Coordinator
Phone (817) 888-0002

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