3 edition of Flood risk management found in the catalog.
Flood risk management
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Oliver P. Chin.|
|Contributions||Chin, Oliver P.|
|LC Classifications||TC530 .F58 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||119 p. :|
|Number of Pages||119|
|LC Control Number||2009464275|
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Flood Risk Management: Research and Practice includes about contributions from the international conference FLOODrisk (Oxford, UK, 30 September – 2 October ). FLOODrisk was an initiative of the FLOODsite research project on Integrated Flood Risk Analysis and Management . The second section examines flood risk management relating to the urban environment, with examples from a coastal city in Saudi Arabia and a housing development in Mexico. The third section relates to Author: John Abbot, Andrew Hammond.
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Featuring numerous case studies of nature-based flood risk management accompanied by commentaries, this book presents brief academic reflections from two different disciplinary. In this book, contributions from several experts specializing in the area of flood risk management are assembled into a single volume.
Application and testing of numerical and statistical models that can simulate the complex reality along with effective flood management strategies Author: Theodore Hromadka, Prasada Rao. About this book. Approaches to avoid loss of life and limit disruption and damage from flooding have changed significantly in recent years.
Worldwide, there has been a move from a strategy of flood defence to one of flood risk management. Flood Flood risk management book management includes flood.
This book provides a focus on strategic flood risk management and is one in series of six books, which together consider three fundamental water resources management issues: river basin planning (Pegram et al., ), basin water allocation (Speed et al., ), and strategic flood risk management.
The book focuses on strategic flood risk Cited by: An expert panel convened by the American Society of Civil Engineers has called for Flood Risk Management (FRM) as the basis of a national strategy for the U.S. (Traver, ), as has been. Flood Risk Management Program. The USACE Flood Risk Management Program (FRMP) works across the agency to focus the policies, programs and expertise of USACE toward reducing overall flood risk.
The book covers the following topics: Risk assessment; Mathematical models for flood propagation; Effect of topographic data resolution; Social and psychological aspects; Decision making and management; Legislations and directives; Alternatives in flood.
This book presents a detailed regional study of the Dongting Lake Area and explores potential avenues and challenges for future flood risk management in ng on dynamic changes in regional vulnerability to flooding and its relevance for flood risk management Brand: Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg.
Therefore, an integrated flood risk management is required which takes into consideration both the hydrometeorogical and the societal processes. Moreover, real effects of risk mitigation measures have to be critically assessed.
The book. Journal of Flood Risk Management is transitioning to Open Access. We are pleased to announce that Journal of Flood Risk Management has transitioned to Open Access as of January As a result. The book will be of great interest to students and professionals of flood, coastal, river and natural hazard management, as well as risk analysis and insurance, demonstrating multiple academic frameworks.
Ultimately, nature-based flood risk management is a multi-disciplinary endeavor. Featuring numerous case studies of nature-based flood risk management accompanied by commentaries, this book.
Flood Risk Assessment and Management should serve as an Ideal textbook on analytical flood risk assessment and management, and is intended for lecturers, undergraduates and postgraduates in civil engineering, geography, environmental science, earth sciences, and related disciplines.
This book Cited by: 6. In this chapter, an attempt is made to review the behavior of flood in Asian region and mechanism of flood risk management adopted among Asian nations. Flood is the most frequent natural disaster at Author: Saleem Ashraf, Muhammad Luqman, Muhammad Iftikhar, IjazAshraf, Zakaria Yousaf Hassan.
Flood-risk mapping is a fundamental part of disaster-risk management. It is crucial in information-based decision-making and in providing guidance for defining priorities for risk reduction.
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Significant river floods in the UK over the years have prompted changes in flood defence legislation, and encouraged a substantial programme of building flood."The comprehensive book Flood Risk Management in Europe: Innovation in Policy and Practice, containing 26 articles in five thematic sections and filling over pages, provides a wealth of information on many aspects of floods, flood impacts, and flood management.
The multi-disciplinary views embrace economic, physical, environmental, technical, management.This book also reflects briefly on Flood Risk Simulation, modelling, tropical cyclone forecast model and catastrophe modelling.
Case study is presented on year flood and floods in Southeast .