Optimal management of the flood risks of floodplain development.

Abstract

This paper presents a model of the problem on floodplain development, exploring the conditions that are both necessary and sufficient for development to be optimal. The model is calibrated for a particular catchment, the Ouse catchment in the United Kingdom, and is used both to estimate the expected impact of floodplain development and to explore the impact… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2012.04.076

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