The susceptibility of consolidation check dams as a key factor for maintenance planning

  title={The susceptibility of consolidation check dams as a key factor for maintenance planning},
  author={B. Mazzorana and H. Trenkwalder-Platzer and S. Fuchs and J. H{\"u}bl},
  journal={{\"O}sterreichische Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft},
On several debris cones and alluvial fans a tendency of wealth moving into flood prone areas can be observed during the last decades, which results in an increased flood risk. So far, this trend was repeatedly overseen due to the parallel implementation of flood mitigation measures leading to a decrease of flood risk. Without the implementation of appropriate maintenance strategies, however, the effectiveness of flood mitigation, such as consolidation check dams, will decline over time. As a… Expand
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  • Environmental Science
  • Journal of Soil and Water Conservation
  • 2020
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