FD1702 - National appraisal of assets at risk from flooding and coastal erosion

Theme:Strategy and Policy Development
Project status:Completed
Start date:01/05/1999
End date:31/03/2000
Keywords:
  • Flood and Coastal Defence,
  • Land,
  • Flood Defence,
  • Environmental Protection,
  • Policy Development
Contractor:
  • HR Wallingford Ltd
Contact:
Summary Objective:
At a strategic level examine a number of issues surrounding fluvial and total flooding and coastal erosion including economic impact, degree of risk reduction from current investment, alternative investment scenarios, and prioritisation.

Key Customer Purpose:
Improve current level of knowledge on the extent of flood risk to people and property and assess the economic impact of a variety of expenditure scenarios.