Urban Flood Mitigation And Stormwater Management

Author: James C Y Guo
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1351980505
Size: 73.48 MB
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Effective urban drainage to manage stormwater and control flooding depends on good engineering, especially when an environmentally sustainable approach is being applied. This new text focuses on green methods and modelling techniques.

Advances In Urban Stormwater And Agricultural Runoff Source Controls

Author: Jiri Marsalek
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 940100532X
Size: 32.24 MB
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PREFACE Large rainfall and snowmelt events cause numerous water
management challenges in both urban and rural areas. ... these events cause
stormwater runoff, which results in a variety of impacts on receiving waters,
including flooding, ... In recent years, a great deal of attention has been paid to
mitigation of these ...

Cities And Flooding

Author: Abhas K. Jha
Publisher: World Bank Publications
ISBN: 0821394770
Size: 23.10 MB
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This Handbook is a state-of-the art, user-friendly operational guide that shows decision makers and specialists how to effectively manage the risk of floods in rapidly urbanizing settings--and within the context of a changing climate.

Flood Issues In Contemporary Water Management

Author: Jiri Marsalek
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9401141401
Size: 79.90 MB
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In 1997 disastrous flooding running through the Czech Republic, Poland, Germany took the lives of a great number of people and caused economic damage estimated in tens of billions of dollars.

Urban Flood Management

Author: Chris Zevenbergen
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1439894337
Size: 40.17 MB
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Developed by a team of specialists, this volume is intended for urban flood management education of hydrology, geography, civil and environmental engineering, and management students at university level.

Greening Cities

Author: Puay Yok Tan
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 981104113X
Size: 59.97 MB
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This book offers an overview of recent scientific and professional literature on urban greening and urban ecology, focusing on diverse disciplines such as landscape architecture, geography, urban ecology, urban climatology, biodiversity ...

Stormwater Design For Sustainable Development

Author: Ronald Rossmiller
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071816550
Size: 71.87 MB
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This practical guide explains how to determine allowable water depths; develop inflow hydrographs for various components of a development; estimate storage volumes for above, surface, and underground locations; calculate outflow structure ...

Urban Storm Water Management Second Edition

Author: Hormoz Pazwash
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1482298961
Size: 64.61 MB
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New in This Edition: Provides an updated presentation of urbanization’s impact on storm water Presents further analysis of the universal runoff model and the application of this model to non-uniform rainfalls Offers a more detailed ...