TITLE

New thinking on floods from Natural England

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;3/21/2008, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the efforts by Natural England to work with the farming and landowning community in the development of a strategy for flood risk management in Great Britain. It outlines the results of the government's inquiry into flooding, as well as the solutions proposed by the review for minimising the risk of flooding. It also cites Natural England's belief that the solutions for flood risk management involve land-use changes that are tailored to individual catchments and a whole-catchment-source-to-sea - approach to managing run-off.
ACCESSION #
31786290

 

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