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Netherlands Dives Into South Florida Flooding

Written by on February 14, 2013

By Meisha Perrin
Flooding issues are growing a sense of urgency in Miami Beach, according to Simone Filippini, consul general for the Kingdom of the Netherlands — but, she said, the Dutch are here to help.

Coming from a country that Ms. Filippini said is 60% below sea level, the Dutch have developed a sort of expertise when it comes to water management, and now, she says, they are using that knowledge to help Miami stay above water. To read the full article and the rest of the Miami Today issue, GO TO e-MIAMI TODAY, an exact replica of the printed edition.