Long-term strategies for flood risk management: scenario definition and strategic alternative design

K. de Bruijn, F. Klijn, C. McGahey, M. Mens, H.P. Wolfert

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Abstract

This report reviews some mainstream existing methods of scenario development and use, as well as experiences with the design and assessment of strategic alternatives for flood risk management. Next, a procedure and methods are proposed and discussed. Thirdly, the procedure and methods are tried on the Schelde Estuary and the Thames Estuary and, finally, conclusions are drawn
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationDelft
PublisherFlood-site
Number of pages167
Publication statusPublished - 2008

Keywords

  • flood control
  • water conservation
  • water management
  • projects
  • england
  • netherlands
  • european union countries
  • water level
  • scenario planning
  • risk management
  • river scheldt

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