Floodwalls and levees are self-supporting barriers to floodwater. They keep the building dry and protect it from:
Follow the links below to learn more about using these techniques effectively.
Sandbags and water-inflatable dams are temporary, self-supporting barriers to floodwater. Shields can be supported against the building or on frames built out from the walls. Follow these links for more information on using these techniques safely.
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture