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Flood refers to an overflow of a large amount of water beyond its normal limits, especially over what is normally dry land.

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Translating resilience theories into disaster management policies Biblio PDF icon save (1.44 MB) flood, policy, resilience
Dungog Flood 20-21 April 2015: post-flood damage survey Biblio PDF icon save (6.46 MB) engineering, flood, mitigation
Behaviour around floodwater: challenges for floodwater safety and risk communication Biblio communication, flood, risk management
Improving land dryness measures and forecasts Project fire, flood, remote sensing
Fragility and resilience of bridge structures subjected to extreme wave-induced loads Project flood, infrastructure
Vulnerability of Floodways under Extreme Flood Events Biblio flood, framework
Sheltering in place during flooding: a case study of ex cyclone Debbie Biblio PDF icon save (336.42 KB) cyclone, flood, risk analysis
Remote Sensing-Derived Water Extent and Level to Constrain Hydraulic Flood Forecasting Models: Opportunities and Challenges Biblio flood, hydrology, remote sensing
Enhancing resilience of critical road infrastructure: bridges, culverts and floodways under natural hazards Biblio PDF icon save (3.2 MB) flood, infrastructure, resilience
Building walls around flood problems: The place of levees in Australian flood management Biblio flood, policy
Improved modeling of extreme storm surges and waves along the Australian coast - non peer reviewed extended abstract Biblio PDF icon save (1.1 MB) flood, storm surge
Cost-effective mitigation strategy development for flood proof buildings - annual report 2018-2019 Biblio PDF icon save (943.9 KB) emergency management, engineering, flood
Children in the 2015 South Indian floods: community members’ views Biblio child-centred, communities, flood
Natural hazards in Australia: floods Biblio flood, severe weather
Cost-effective mitigation strategy development for flood prone buildings: Development of costing modules for flood mitigation strategies Biblio PDF icon save (2.39 MB) engineering, flood, mitigation
The use of the 1:100 year standard in the United States: insights for Australia? Biblio flood, planning, policy
Quantitative assessment of flood discharges and floodway failures through cross-cultivation of advancement in knowledge and traditional practices Biblio engineering, flood, infrastructure
Framework to inspect floodways towards estimating damage - peer viewed Biblio PDF icon save (663.13 KB) flood
Development and evaluation of FLFAcs - A new Flood Loss Function for Australian commercial structures Biblio PDF icon save (1.45 MB) engineering, flood
Exploring the circumstances surrounding flood fatalities in Australia—1900–2015 and the implications for policy and practice Biblio flood, policy, severe weather
Launceston flood risk mitigation - June 2016 floods Biblio PDF icon save (6.68 MB) economics, flood, mitigation
Comparison of remotely sensed and modelled soil moisture data sets across Australia Biblio fire, flood, remote sensing
Observations of meteorological tsunamis along the south-west Australian coast Biblio PDF icon save (5.27 MB) flood, surface wave, tsunami
Climate change adaptation and floods: Australia’s institutional arrangements Biblio flood, planning, policy
An investigation into the water flow pressure distribution on the bridge pier under flood loading Biblio engineering, flood, infrastructure
Preventing flood related fatalities: a focus on people driving through floodwater Biblio PDF icon save (265.2 KB) communication, flood, warnings
Pre-disaster flood damage assessment in urban areas Project flood
Improving adaptation planning for future sea level rise and coastal flooding Biblio climate change, coastal, flood
River reconstruction using a conformal mapping method Biblio flood, modelling, remote sensing
Hydrologic model calibration using remotely sensed soil moisture and discharge measurements: The impact on predictions at gauged and ungauged locations Biblio emergency management, flood, hydrology
Driving into floodwater: A systematic review of risks, behaviour and mitigation Biblio communication, flood
Estimating present day extreme water level exceedance probabilities around the coastline of Australia: tides, extra-tropical storm surges and mean sea level Biblio flood, surface wave, tsunami
Better use and management of levees: reducing flood risk in a changing climate Biblio flood, policy
Real people, real stories- if it’s flooded forget it Biblio PDF icon save (767.2 KB) communities, emergency management, flood
Improving flood forecast skill using remote sensing data Biblio PDF icon save (448.66 KB) flood, forecasting, remote sensing
Mitigating the Effects of Severe Fires, Floods and Heatwaves Conference Paper 2014 Biblio PDF icon save (641.54 KB) fire, flood, remote sensing
Flooding in South Australia - improved approaches for flood risk reduction by joint consideration of structural, land use planning and community resilience Project flood, modelling
Describing adaptation tipping points in coastal flood risk management Biblio emergency management, flood, forecasting
Improving flood forecast skill using remote sensing data Project flood, remote sensing
Flood damage assessment in urban areas Biblio PDF icon save (7.58 MB) flood

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