Urban Flood Mitigation And Stormwater Management

Author: James C Y Guo
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1351980505
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Effective urban drainage to manage stormwater and control flooding depends on good engineering, especially when an environmentally sustainable approach is being applied. This new text focuses on green methods and modelling techniques.

Cities And Flooding

Author: Abhas K. Jha
Publisher: World Bank Publications
ISBN: 0821394770
Size: 69.42 MB
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This Handbook is a state-of-the art, user-friendly operational guide that shows decision makers and specialists how to effectively manage the risk of floods in rapidly urbanizing settings--and within the context of a changing climate.

Advances In Urban Stormwater And Agricultural Runoff Source Controls

Author: Jiri Marsalek
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 940100532X
Size: 34.45 MB
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To prevent or mitigate such impacts, stormwater management has been
introduced and implemented through a ... Concerns about stormwater runoff in
agricultural (rural) areas are similar to those in urban areas, and include the risk
of flooding ...

Flood Risk

Author: Zoran Vojinovic
Publisher: IWA Publishing
ISBN: 1780405324
Size: 70.97 MB
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The book suggests that our initial response to this and many other challenges is to change our perception from a disciplinary and defensive one to a progressive (or transcendental) and transdiciplinary, i.e., the one that turns challenges ...

Urban Flood Management

Author: Andras Szollosi-Nagy
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9780415359986
Size: 41.79 MB
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Urban Flood Management will provide anyone active in the fields of water, risk and urban management with the latest information and insights that were obtained with a global and multidisciplinary approach.

Guidelines On Participatory Planning And Management For Flood Mitigation And Preparedness

Author: United Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
Publisher: United Nations Publications
ISBN: 9789211201536
Size: 31.43 MB
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Box 19. No-adverse-impact flood plain management No-adverse-impact
floodplain management is a managing principle that is easy to ... to entire
watersheds as a means to promote the use of retention and detention
technologies to mitigate increased runoff from urban areas. ... The optimal
strategy for storm-water management in urban areas would thus combine
structural and non-structural measures.

Urban Hydrology And Hydraulic Design

Author: James Chwen-Yuan Guo
Publisher: Water Resources Publication
ISBN: 9781887201483
Size: 71.56 MB
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Since 1990's, the urban stormwater management has rapidly changed from the
conventional approach on flood mitigation to a focus on urban runoff quality
control. The 1987 Federal Water Quality Act is a reflection of the public's support
for ...

Urban Hydroinformatics

Author: Roland K. Price
Publisher: IWA Publishing
ISBN: 1843392747
Size: 32.27 MB
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This book is an introduction to hydroinformatics applied to urban water management.