FD1604 - Accommodating uncertainty in applying broad-scale models for flood estimation.

Theme:Strategy and Policy Development
Project status:Completed
Start date:01/07/1999
End date:31/07/2000
  • Land,
  • Flood Defence,
  • Flood and Coastal Defence,
  • Modelling,
  • Environmental Protection
  • Natural Environment Research Council
Summary Objective:
Develop and apply a method for accommodating uncertainity in the estimation of the parameters of broad-scale, continuous models of river flow.

Key Customer Purpose:
Provide guidance about uncertainties and confidence surrounding the use of continuous simulation for flood estimation.