FD2108 - Broad Scale Ecosystem Impact modelling - scoping study

Theme:Strategy and Policy Development
Project status:Completed
Start date:01/12/2001
End date:20/12/2002
Keywords:
  • Flood Defence,
  • Land,
  • Flood and Coastal Defence,
  • Modelling,
  • Environmental Protection
Contractor:
  • Conlan Consultancy
Contact:
Project closing statement
This Technical Report gives the current state of information on the effects of rural land use and soil management on flood generation. It proposes and costs a reasoned research programme of inclusion of land management in flood impact estimation.


Summary Objective;
To give the current state of information from past and ongoing work of effects of rural land use and soil management on flood generation; to propose and cost a reasoned research programme of inclusion of land management in flood impact estimation.

Key Customer Purpose:
To produce a cross-disciplinary review of knowledge of the effect of land use on flood risk and `plan` research programme.