Tag: Flooding

  • ? Flooding in T&T

    Flooding in T&T By Denzel Lamont Recent flooding in Trinidad and Tobago has been caused by a deadly cocktail of issues, namely:  Poor planning by developers Most of the flooding occurred in areas which are known as flood plains. When building in these areas, it is recommended that stilts are used to avoid flooding. Lack…

  • What You Should Know About Hurricanes and Flooding in Trinidad and Tobago

    What You Should Know About Hurricanes and Flooding in Trinidad and Tobago? The Tropical Storm Risk (TSR) Consortium of University College London, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and Colorado State University (CSU). predicts a near to above average Atlantic 2018 hurricane season of 12-15 named storms, 6-8 hurricanes, and 3-5 major hurricanes. And…