TITLE

WEATHER ALERT: Flooding Ahead

AUTHOR(S)
GUARINO, MARK
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
PM Network;Nov2013, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author urges project managers to plan for projects to prevent floods. He cites the United Nations Environment Programme data which showed that floods in Asia increased six times from 1950 to 2000, with six out of the 10 cities most at risk from coastal flooding by 2050 located in Asia. Water-management company Hydro International works with Chinese authorities to create a sustainable urban drainage system that mitigates flooding.
ACCESSION #
91964725

 

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