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FLOOD PREVENTION AND MOSE MOBILE FLOODGATES

@inproceedings{Earls2017FLOODPA,
  title={FLOOD PREVENTION AND MOSE MOBILE FLOODGATES},
  author={W. Earls and Mena Lora and Weiyi Chen},
  year={2017}
}
  • W. Earls, Mena Lora, Weiyi Chen
  • Published 2017
  • Venice, Italy, an exemplar of both European and world culture, has historically been impacted by flooding. However, in recent years, the flooding, caused by abnormally high tides and rising sea levels, has become more frequent and more intense, resulting in what the Hangar Design Group describes as “incalculable” damage to both the city and its surrounding lagoon environment. To protect Venice’s treasured history and culture, engineers designed and constructed MOSE, a mobile floodgate system… CONTINUE READING

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