Water Management: Passive Flood Defences

As global climate change causes the  threat of floods to occur on a much more  regular level than before, although the  occurrence is still unpredictable, it increasingly makes sense to be pro-active  rather than reactive in planning for flood management. Pro-active management  puts measures in place before they are needed and, as long as they work  properly, prevent the need for remedial action. This, of course, is much more  cost-effective than waiting for something to happen and then trying to deal with  it.

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