New York Times article explaining some of the arguably poor political decisions (and morally ambiguous ignorance of homeowners) which precipitated the flooding of one Houston neighborhood during last year's storm cycle.
Jakarta Is Sinking
what happens in the absence of building laws & myriad other troubles
From the New York Times, by Michael Kimmelman, Dec 21, 2017.
Understanding Climate Zones
Here you will find a collection of material, ranging from technical data to white papers to theory, which has influenced my thinking.