Urban Flood Mitigation And Stormwater Management

Author: James C Y Guo
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1351980505
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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.

Urban Stormwater Management In Developing Countries

Author: J. Parkinson
Publisher: IWA Publishing
ISBN: 1843390574
Size: 18.65 MB
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The purpose of this book is to disseminate contemporary knowledge and practical experiences concerning problems and solutions related to urban hydrology and drainage.

Advances In Urban Stormwater And Agricultural Runoff Source Controls

Author: Jiri Marsalek
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 940100532X
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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 ...

Guidelines On Participatory Planning And Management For Flood Mitigation And Preparedness

Author: United Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
Publisher: United Nations Publications
ISBN: 9789211201536
Size: 68.27 MB
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No-adverse-impact flood plain management No-adverse-impact floodplain
management is a managing principle that is ... "No adverse impact" is an
approach that will lead to reduced flood losses throughout the nation while
promoting and rewarding strong management and mitigation ... The optimal
strategy for storm-water management in urban areas would thus combine
structural and non-structural ...

Urban Hydrology And Hydraulic Design

Author: James Chwen-Yuan Guo
Publisher: Water Resources Publication
ISBN: 9781887201483
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Since 1990's, the urban stormwater management has rapidly changed from the
conventional approach on flood mitigation to a focus on urban runoff quality
control. The 1987 Federal Water Quality Act is a reflection of the public's support
for ...

Design And Construction Of Urban Stormwater Management Systems

Author: American Society of Civil Engineers
Publisher: ASCE Publications
ISBN: 9780872628557
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This Manual?which updates relevant portions of Design and Construction of Sanitary and Storm Sewers, MOP 37?reflects the many changes taking place in the field, such as the use of microcomputers and the need to control the quality of runoff ...

Sustainable Water Management Solutions For Large Cities

Author: Dragan A. Savic (Bauingenieur)
Publisher: International Assn of Hydrological Sciences
ISBN: 9781901502978
Size: 21.96 MB
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On-site stormwater detention as an alternative flood control measure in ultra-
urban environments in developing countries FLAVIO CESAR BORBA ...
Therefore, source control techniques can be an interesting option for flood

Flood Issues In Contemporary Water Management

Author: Jiri Marsalek
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9401141401
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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.