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Flood prevention and remediation

FlГЎvio CГ©sar Borba Mascarenhas

Flood prevention and remediation

by FlГЎvio CГ©sar Borba Mascarenhas

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Published by WIT Press in Southampton, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flood control,
  • Floodplain management,
  • Flood damage prevention,
  • Risk assessment

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by F.C.B. Mascarenhas
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTC530 .F578 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination152 p. :
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25185454M
    ISBN 10184564560X
    ISBN 109781845645601
    LC Control Number2010942190
    OCLC/WorldCa690088008

    The Environment Agency is working in partnership on a major new scheme to reduce flood risk in Oxford. The Oxford Flood Alleviation Scheme will cost around £ million and is one of the biggest. Flood Prevention and Remediation in Germany Ecologic analyses the German approach on flood protection by looking at existing legislation and the furthering of policy development. Strengths and weaknesses have been outlined and conclusions and recommendations are drawn in a paper.

      Standing water can seep into your structure, fire damage can impact your breathing, and long repairs can make life difficult. That’s why the dedicated men and women of TSC Restoration Inc. are available 24/7 for emergency flood and fire damage recovery in El Cajon to get the process started ASAP. Fixing Fires & Floods in El Cajon Since Exactly two years after Hurricane Harvey blew through Houston, Texas, the state government approved a “Rainy Day Fund” earmarked for flood prevention projects and resilient infrastructure.

    Landscape Designs that prevent flood damage: Surface Water Drainage Surface drainage systems pull excess water from hardscapes (paved areas such as streets and sidewalks, structures, walls, etc) planting beds and areas where water tends to collect and provides a path on the surface for the water to move. Surface water drainage solutions include connecting additional piping to downspouts, and. Around the world there is a growing need for automated valve control in remote locations where mains electrical power is not available. For example, effective water management demands efficient and responsive flow control for applications such as groundwater remediation, irrigation and flood prevention.


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