Relocate Structure

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Relocating structures from high risk areas can provide complete flood protection as long as there is an appropriate site available that is above the 500-year flood level. The technology used to move buildings is well established and readily available. Relocation may be the best option for buildings that experience frequent and large flood events.
Solution TimelineLong Term
ScaleMacro
Adaptation InfrastructureHybrid
Degree of ProtectionHigh
Relative Cost ($, $$, $$$)$$$