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flood

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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Building walls around flood problems: The place of levees in Australian flood management Biblio flood, policy
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
Cost-effective mitigation strategy development for flood prone buildings Biblio PDF icon save (3.47 MB) economics, flood, infrastructure
Land use planning treatment of flood risk in cities Project flood, land management, policy
Driving into floodwater: A systematic review of risks, behaviour and mitigation Biblio communication, flood
Prediction of scour on bridge piers under flood loading Project engineering, exposure, flood
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
Real people, real stories- if it’s flooded forget it Biblio PDF icon save (767.2 KB) communities, emergency management, flood
An analysis of human fatalities from floods in Australia 1900-2015 Biblio PDF icon save (2.56 MB) communities, flood, vulnerability
On the Impacts of Observation Location, Timing, and Frequency on Flood Extent Assimilation Performance Biblio flood, forecasting, modelling
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
Living with floods: key lessons from four Australian flood reviews and similar reviews from the Netherlands, China and the USA Biblio flood, planning, policy
Developing a flash flood warning system for short duration catchments using rain fields data, 2D hydrodynamic modelling and best-practice emergency communication Project flood, forecasting, modelling
Flood damage assessment in urban areas Biblio PDF icon save (7.58 MB) flood
Framework to inspect floodways towards estimating damage - peer viewed Biblio PDF icon save (663.13 KB) flood
Estimating present day extreme water level exceedance probabilities around the coastline of Australia: tropical cyclone-induced storm surges Biblio cyclone, flood, storm surge
Sink or Swim: alternative approaches to flood disaster reconstruction and mitigation Biblio flood, planning, policy
Flood vulnerability functions: detailed vs generalised approach Biblio PDF icon save (1.65 MB) emergency management, flood, modelling
Integrated economic assessment of flood management options for Adelaide Biblio PDF icon save (170.02 KB) economics, flood, mitigation
Pre-disaster flood damage assessment in urban areas Project flood
Flood levee influences on community preparedness: a paradox? Biblio communities, emergency management, flood
Flood risk communication - final project report Biblio PDF icon save (3.41 MB) communication, flood, warnings
Urbanisation pressures and flood risk: Gawler River catchment and regional development Biblio PDF icon save (6.37 MB) communities, decision making, flood
19 Mar 2014 Scientific diversity and uncertainty - bushfire and flood risk mitigation Resource PDF icon save (241.15 KB) fire, flood, risk management
21 Mar 2014 Enhancing resilience of critical road structures Resource PDF icon save (722.83 KB) engineering, flood, infrastructure
21 Mar 2014 Monitoring and prediction Resource PDF icon save (7.35 MB) flood, modelling, multi-hazard
25 Aug 2014 Project team meets on Lockyer Valley case study Blog flood, infrastructure
08 Sep 2014 Flaws in our understanding and perception of flood risk Resource PDF icon save (1.96 MB) flood, risk analysis
08 Sep 2014 Mitigating the effects of severe fires, floods and heatwaves Resource PDF icon save (1.7 MB) fire, flood, forecasting
20 Oct 2014 Flaws in our understanding and perception of flood risk - podcast Resource engineering, flood, risk analysis
27 Oct 2014 Mitigating the effects of severe fires, floods and heatwaves Resource fire, flood, forecasting
27 Oct 2014 Modelling the fire weather of the Coonabarabran fire 13 January Resource fire, flood, mitigation
29 Oct 2014 Missed the Research Forum? Audio and video now available News communities, fire, flood
04 Dec 2014 Improving flood forecasting using remote sensing data - user perspective Resource PDF icon save (1.06 MB) flood, forecasting
04 Dec 2014 Cost effective mitigation for flood prone buildings Resource PDF icon save (892.37 KB) engineering, flood, mitigation
04 Dec 2014 Mitigating the effects of severe hazards Resource PDF icon save (1.62 MB) fire, flood, remote sensing
09 Dec 2014 Improving flood forecasting using remote sensing data Resource PDF icon save (1.5 MB) flood, forecasting
11 Mar 2015 Newsletter 3 - fatalities and building losses News flood, heat transfer, severe weather

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