Tuesday, 15 March 2016
Holistic river management to stop flooding
FLOODING - Understanding The Natural Water Cycle, Why Flooding Happens and The Holistic Management of River Catchments.
Following the catastrophic floods in Northern England at the end of 2015, this report explains why bad management of river catchments greatly exacerbates flood events, and describes in detail how holistic management can significantly reduce flooding. It is full of real examples of successful holistic flood management schemes in Northern England and Wales.