Available online: http://www.preventionweb.net/files/30062_30062resourcemanualonflashfloodrisk.pdf
International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (Kathmandu, Nepal)Published by: ICIMOD ; 2012
This publication presents the concept of integrated flood management as a component of integrated water resource management. It emphasizes that structural measures are most effective and sustainable when implemented together with appropriate non-structural measures keeping in mind physical measures for slope stabilization and erosion control. The description are simple yet effective, they can be implemented using local and low-cost materials with a minimum of external materials and technical support and a low environmental impact.
Format: Digital (Free)
ISBN (or other code): 978-92-9115-266-7
Tags: Water ; Disaster Risk Management (DRM) ; Flood ; Landslide ; Nepal Add tag