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Increases in precipitation will only increase the risks and costs associated with stormwater management. Green infrastructure is a method of stormwater management to divert and reduce runoff, often by replacing impervious surfaces with natural soils and vegetation to help to prevent flooding and pollution.

The U.S. will need to double its agricultural research budget in order to begin to meet the looming crises of population growth and climate change, a university president said.