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Counting homes in the Western Wildland-Urban Interface ~Mitch Tobin, EcoWest

When firefighters are deployed to battle wildfires, they often focus on saving structures in the wildland-urban interface (WUI), where homes mix with or border flammable vegetation. Where are these vulnerable homes located in the West? Data from analytics firm CoreLogic provide a good high-level overview of the Western WUI. I’ve created a dashboard on this…


New Report Estimates 4.2 Million U.S. Homes Valued at an Estimated $1.1 Trillion at Risk of Hurricane Storm-Surge Damage

Core Logic has released its  2013 CoreLogic Storm Surge Report, which puts estimated U.S. financial losses at around $1.1 trillion, with more than $658 billion of that risk concentrated in 10 major metro areas. While their metrics seem based largely on NFIP Flood Hazards Mapping data, Core Logic has entered Global Sea Level Rise into…