This valuable edition brings together 25 peer reviewed articles on technical, socio-economic, environmental and policy aspects of flood risk management. Some emerging technologies are presented and several future challenges are identified. Thus the book forms an excellent reference for the engineers, scientists, planners, policy-makers, researchers, insurance industry and all the practitioners involved in flood risk management.Assuming soil remediation costs of E90/m3 (a rough estimate) the cleanup costs for the region would be E80M. ... undertaken, detailed soil analyses should be carried out, following a risk analysis currently used in soil contamination problems.
|Title||:||Flood Risk Management in Europe|
|Author||:||Selina Begum, Marcel J.F. Stive, Jim W. Hall|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-06-17|