'Climate change is happening now': Roadmap sets out Environment Agency's new flood risk plan

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'Climate change is happening now': Roadmap sets out Environment Agency's new flood risk plan

New wave of practical actions aims to help protect homes, roads, and rail lines, Agency says

The growing threat of flooding from rivers, the sea, and surface water is the focus of a new roadmap launched by The Environment Agency (EA) yesterday, setting out practical actions to be taken over the...

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