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  • n. Plural form of flood plain.


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  • Proposed: Internet neutrality, Open Spectrum, Free/Open Source Software, regulate Google, provide end-user control of their own content, anonymous banking; recapitalize all forms of infrastructure but wind down communities in flood plains and cities in desert, capitalize growth in The Empty Quarter.

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  • Many of the slums grew up along railway beds or in flood plains, which expose residents to floods and other dangers.

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  • Many of the slums are located along railway beds or in flood plains, exposing residents to floods and other dangers.

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  • If people want to live in flood plains, let them, but when they get flooded provide them zero ...

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  • Trying to keep the track open, he's hoping to succeed again in a second suit by the town over issue of flood plains.


  • "If it gets out into the flood plains it'll be very difficult to find if it moves out, because it will be mixing in with a large number of other crocodiles that are in that area," said Parks and Wildlife's Tom Nicholls.

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  • That's President Carter's set of administrative rules aimed at discouraging federal agencies from building in flood plains.


  • The Department of Natural Resources is 8months behind in issuing building permits for new development in flood plains. - NEWS


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