Another article showing what 500-year flooding could look like in five cities.
After damage is assessed and rebuilding can begin, the irrigation industry will see how best to help.
Some current efforts in Texas:
Resources from Texas Nursery and Landscape Association: http://www.tnlaonline.org/huricane-harvey-information.html
Texas Farm Bureau Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund for Agriculture: http://texasfarmbureau.org/texas-farm-bureau-hurricane-harvey-relief-effort/
City of Beaumont, TX, dealing withloss of its water supply. After flooding near a pump station and loss of secondary water source, the city of 120,000 people does not have access to clean drinking water.
[20:50] The Politics of Disasters - With Congress back in session in September, there will be a response to this disaster.
Hurricane relief bill will likely be worked on in September.
Congress also needs to finish FY 2018 funding bills in order for the government to state open passed September 30.