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Two ASU professors are part of a team that developed a new tool to help Gulf states homeowners, as well as renters and buyers, assess a property’s risk and make informed decisions. The website, called HazardAware, can provide disaster risk reports for 13.3 million addresses in nearly 200 counties along the Gulf of Mexico.

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