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Urban flood management

C. Zevenbergen

Urban flood management

by C. Zevenbergen

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Published by CRC Press/Balkema in Leiden, The Netherlands, [Boca Raton] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementChris Zevenbergen ... [et al.].
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTD657 .U75 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24524305M
ISBN 109780415559447
LC Control Number2010031755
OCLC/WorldCa526106824

The primary cause of urban flooding is rapid urbanization, which is outpacing infrastructure development and drainage system improvements. This paper utilizes a verified flood model that couples hydrological and hydrodynamic processes to investigate the flood . Get this from a library! Urban flood management. [C Zevenbergen;] -- This textbook integrates the expertise from disciplines such as hydrology, sociology, architecture, urban design, construction and water resources engineering. It is approached from an international.

Developed by a team of specialists, this volume is intended for urban flood management education of hydrology, geography, civil and environmental engineering, and management students at university level. Moreover, professionals will find this book useful as a reference. This book features expert contributions on key sustainability aspects of urban water management in Chinese agglomerations. Both technical and institutional pathways to sustainable urban water management are developed on the basis of a broad, interdisciplinary problem analysis.

Ibadan Urban Flood Management Project. 3, likes 16 talking about this. Ibadan Urban Flood Management Project was set up by Oyo State Government to help mitigate flood . FEMA could also draw on urban flood hazard analysis methods developed in other countries (e.g., Switzerland’s Federal Office for the Environment 1). One useful approach for developing a methodology to analyze urban flood hazard is to begin with pilot projects that build and test methods in urban areas with a substantial local flood knowledge.


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