Flood Risk Assessment and Management

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Floods are devastating natural disasters with a significant impact on human life and the surrounding environent. Flood Risk Assessment and Management should serve as an Ideal textbook on analytical ...
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Historical and Palaeo Floods

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Dawei Han


In statistics, the longer the records are, the more accurate the statistical estimation would be. Historical and palaeo floods are important complementary data sources to instrumental floods. They should be integrated together to provide improved flood frequency estimations.


instrumental flood, historical flood, palaeo flood


Department of Civil Engineering University of Bristol, U.K.