Illustrations

Caption Source
General plan of Rapentosa dam Google Earth
The front elevation of Rapentosa dam Photograph taken by Archontia Lykou
One of the two flood control dams constructed in Kamaraki stream Archontakis D., 2013. The Old Town of Rethymno: from a run down gheto to growth ...
Agia Triada square view after the permeable paving works Google Earth, Street view
General design of Acharnai case study http://www.ydronomi.com/files/PP4_presentation_karvina_21-06-2007.ppt
Retention tank of Acharnai case study during construction http://www.ydronomi.com/files/PP4_presentation_karvina_21-06-2007.ppt
Flood evacuation plan Lismore City Council - http://www.lismore.nsw.gov.au/cp_themes/default/page.asp?p=DOC-GKN-11-04-66
Ring road, Volos, Greece Tahydromos - http://www.taxydromos.gr/%CE%A4%CE%BF%CF%80%CE%B9%CE%BA%CE%AC/188082-%CE%A4%CE%B1%CF%87%CF%85%CE%B4%CF%81%CF%8C%CE%BC%CE%BF%CF%82.html
Photograph of the re-building of the final part of the culvert www.giornaleora.com
Photograph of the re-building of the final part of the culvert genova.repubblica.it
Photograph of the re-building of the final part of the culvert www.aigroup.it
Photograph of the re-building of the final part of the culvert www.infrastrutture.regione.liguria.it
Radar precipitation estimates and forecasting for the next 2 hours through a cloud-based EWS www.hydswicast.com/floodalert
Areas forecasted to be afected by strong precipitations and critical points www.hydswicast.com/floodalert
Warning for accumulated precipitation in 30 minutes period sent by e-mail www.hydswicast.com/floodalert
Weekly forecast of different meteorological variables www.hydswicast.com/floodalert
Marbella sewer model results for a 10 years return period rain event. Preliminar results of the PEARL project
FloodAlert System www.hydswicast.com/floodalert
Potential afected areas with large rainfall accumulations www.hydswicast.com/floodalert
Warnings sent (SMS and e-mail) by cloud-based EWS www.hydswicast.com/floodalert
Official meteorological service warnings www.hydswicast.com/floodalert
The new meandering stream between Lillegade and Degnestrædet http://www.gsforsyning.dk/sites/default/files/indsats_im-17358_1_0.pdf
Establishment of pumping station in Greve Midt by Stregets outlet http://www.gsforsyning.dk/sites/default/files/indsats_im-17358_1_0.pdf
Mobile dam http://www.gsforsyning.dk/sites/default/files/indsats_imod_oversvoemmelser_statusnotat17_maj2012_final2.pdf
Measurement Program http://www.gsforsyning.dk/sites/default/files/indsats_imod_oversvoemmelser_statusnotat16_marts2011_final.pdf
Project Overview for the Karlstrup Mose Water and Environmental Project http://www.gsforsyning.dk/spildevand/igangv%C3%A6rende-projekter/karlstrup-mose
Weir Geesthacht01 Niteshift, CC BY-SA 3.0
Krückau Flood Barrier haseldorfer-marsch.de, Google Maps
Lühe Flood Barrier www.saehlandt.de, Google Maps
Tischendamm01 stefanie-w, https://ssl.panoramio.com/, Google Maps
Pinnau Flood Barrier Juliane Herrmann, https://ssl.panoramio.com/photo/6590949, Google Maps
Rhinplate Nightflyer, CC BY 3.0
Elbsände JoachimG, CC BY-SA 3.0
Heerengrabenfleet Flood Barrier Google Maps
Expansion of the stormwater sewer network in Oropos, Greece Attica District - http://patt.gov.gr/site/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=7390:-5&catid=285&Itemid=301
Permeable paving demonstration By JJ Harrison (jjharrison89@facebook.com) - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=17055600
Typical details of permeable paving (Source: Smith, 2009) http://www.vwrrc.vt.edu/swc/NonPBMPSpecsMarch11/VASWMBMPSpec7PERMEABLEPAVEMENT.html
A home rain garden recently planted By User:BrianAsh Source on English Wikipedia - page on English Wikipedia, GFDL, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=7299712
Schematic diagram of an underground detention tank (On-site stormwater detention tank systems. Guide) https://www.pub.gov.sg/Documents/detentionTank.pdf
Wischhafener Süderelbe Flood Barrier Google Maps
Bullenhausen Sluice and Pumping Station Kalli, www.static.panoramio.com/photos/original/14019051.jpg, Google Maps
Billwerder Flood Barrier Google Maps 2016
Borghorst Dike pipelinechecker, http://www.panoramio.com/photo/111148206, Google Maps
Cranz Dike hamburg-fotos-bilder.de, Google Maps
Cuxhaven Sluice Ra Boe, CC BY-SA 2.5
Hydraulic fillings and Elbsände JoachimG, CC BY-SA 3.0
Fischmarkt Sebastian Podobinski, http://www.panoramio.com/photo/104280572, Google Maps
Fischmarkt01 K.Sossidi/LSBG, Google Maps
Storm tide sluice Friedrichskoog flitze, https://ssl.panoramio.com/photo/5191721
Hoopte Flood Barrier Enrico19, CC BY-SA 3.0
Lühe Flood Barrier www.saehlandt.de, Google Maps
Oste Flood Barrier HB, Google Maps
Schwinge Flood Barrier Stade-Panorama, http://www.panoramio.com/photo/10192321, Google Maps
Tatenberger Sluice www.hamburg-port-authority.de, Google Maps
Trischendamm stefanie-w, https://ssl.panoramio.com/, Google Maps
Wedeler Au Flood Barrier www.elbebilder.de, Google Maps
Weir_Geesthacht Joachim Muellerchen, CC BY-SA 3.0
Weir Geesthacht Construction Site Adalbert Fahrenhorst, CC0
Stör Flood Barrier Google Maps
Este Flood Barrier HB, Google Maps
Templin Channel in Templin, Germany. Riverbank strengthened with fascines. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fascine#/media/File:Templin_channel.jpg
Hafen City: All new buildings (left) have been elevated on flood-secure plinths. http://www.hafencity.com/en/concepts/flood-secure-bases-instead-of-dikes-safe-from-high-water-in-hafencity.html
Rip rap https://www.geography-fieldwork.org/coast/coastal-management.aspx
Generalized scheme of evacuation planning (Nagao 2005) http://earthzine.org/2011/03/16/optimizing-tsunami-evacuation-plans-through-the-use-of-damage-scenarios/
TrapBag® cellular containment barrier system in Fargo, North Dakota (USA), installed in 2011 for flood ... http://www.prweb.com/releases/2011/6/prweb8517053.htm
Filter strip http://www.susdrain.org/delivering-suds/using-suds/suds-components/filtration/filter-strips.html
Non-Return Valve http://www.jpcorry.com/productdetail/109/180/110mm-non-return-valve.aspx
Rigid pipeline system with flexible joints for conveyance of stormwater and storage / attenuation, available ... http://www.concretepipes.co.uk/page/sustainable-urban-drainage-systems
Flood disaster vulnerability of the terrain of Niger State. http://article.sapub.org/10.5923.j.ajgis.20140303.02.html
Aquifer storage and recovery well in a confined aquifer. U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. ... http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2004/3128/
A network of underground pipes called the MS4 discharges Washington’s stormwater into local waterways with ... http://www.chesapeakequarterly.net/V15N1/main1/
Boneyard Detention Basin By M dorothy, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=18102162
Harris County Flood control district. Family Flood Preparedness Plan http://www.houston.va.gov/docs/emergency_response/FamilyFloodPreparednessPlan.pdf
Steel Barrier http://www.hydroresponse.com/flood_barrier.htm
Sluice gates near Henley, on the River Thames CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=218980
River Parrett Dredging Scheme (UK) http://www.dredgingtoday.com/2014/08/29/picture-of-the-day-river-parrett-dredging-scheme-uk/
French Drain Diagram http://billscustomconcrete.com/services/
Floodplain excavation plan for the River Waal, Netherlands (Jun, 2015) http://archpaper.com/2015/06/flood-prevention-scheme-netherlands-creates-unique-byproduct-urban-river-park-island/
The Environment Agency (UK) raising awareness of flood risk at the Three counties show. http://www.ioutsidedesign.co.uk/Case%20studies/FCRM/section6_3.html#
Since 2010, Federal Emergency Management Agency - US (FEMA) has conducted annual national surveys of ... http://www.fema.gov/risk-map-program-information-community-officials
London's largest living wall will "combat flooding" http://www.dezeen.com/2013/08/21/londons-largest-living-wall-will-combat-flooding/
London's largest living wall will "combat flooding" http://www.dezeen.com/2013/08/21/londons-largest-living-wall-will-combat-flooding/
Mayor Karl Dean unveils the High Water Mark Initiative on the 3-year anniversary of the ... https://www.fema.gov/high-water-mark-initiative
Freestanding temporary flood barrier designed for fast response to flood threats in an urban environment, ... http://www.floodcontrolinternational.com/PRODUCTS/FLOOD-BARRIERS/noaq-boxwall.html
Gannawarra Shire Council Municipal Flood Emergency Plan https://www.yumpu.com/
Seepage Barriers http://cmisheetpiling.com/applications/cut-off-containment/
Network map of all connections in sample (defined as community, civil protection and social protection) https://www.weadapt.org/knowledge-base/adaptation-decision-making/mapping-of-social-networks
Stormwater retention pond Photo: Zoran Vojinovic
A rainwater cistern Photo: Natasa Manojlovic
Water plaza at Bellamyplein http://www.rotterdamclimateinitiative.nl/documents/2015-en-ouder/Documenten/ROTTERDAM%20CLIMATE%20PROOF%20ADAPTATION%20PROGRAMME%202013.pdf
Retention of rainwater in the vicinity of roundabout Palmaricciotti et al. 2012
Offshore breakwaters in Kaohsiung, Taiwan Photo: NTOU
Building codes for the new housing prone to flooding in the settlement restriction zone. The ... Photo: BA Wandsbek, TUHH
Floating pavilion in Rotterdam Photo: Berry Gersonius
A bioretention cell, also called a rain garden in the United States By Moreau1 - Own work, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3274022
Bioretention Area at Myers Park High School, North Carolina http://charmeck.org/stormwater/Projects/PublishingImages/CMSSouthParkBioretentionMyersParkHS.jpg
Elevation of building on piles http://challengeforsustainability.org/resiliency-toolkit/elevation-building-piles/
Building as flood protection © atelier GROENBLAUW http://www.urbangreenbluegrids.com/measures/measures-at-the-town-or-city-level/buildings-as-flood-protection/
A slab foundation in Spring Hill Tn. Photo by Van Woody http://www.newhomespringhilltn.com/slab-versus-crawl-space/
Adjusted water system layout in Phoenix Island of Huzhou, China. Cheng et al., 2013 http://www.mdpi.com/2073-4441/5/4/1457/htm
Bangladesh flood shelter. GCSE Unit 2 : Coastal Landscapes. Patricia Kokkinos, 2015 https://geographyiseasy.wordpress.com/2015/10/24/gcse-unit-2-coastal-landscapes/
Beach nourishment at the Dutch coast By inyucho - Flickr: Sand suppletion, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=20800135
Beach nourishment device in Barcelona https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Beach_restoration_device.jpg
Capacity building in South Sudan (UNDP). Photo: Jennifer Warren/UNDP http://www.undp.org/content/undp/en/home/blog/2015/9/24/South-South-cooperation-brings-strong-partnerships-to-the-new-development-agenda.html#
Metal frame barriers in use at Bewdley, Worcestershire (© 2014, John Palmer) http://www.eyemead.com/STOP.htm
Detention basin in Balmullo, Scotland Photo: Alison Duffy
On the left side the new buildings with the plinth that can be flooded and ... http://www.urbangreenbluegrids.com/projects/hafencity-hamburg-germany/
Flood relief channel along river Rhine at Nijmegen, the Netherlands http://www.dutchwatersector.com/news-events/news/17853-first-overtopping-threshold-of-flood-relief-channel-along-river-rhine-at.html
Medmerry Realignment. Improved Flood Protection and Compensatory Wetland Habitat(Southern England) http://mackley.co.uk/capabilities/coastal-protection/medmerry-managed-realignment/
Coastal or estuary floodbank realigned to reduce defence length http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20130123162956/http:/www.defra.gov.uk/environment/flooding/policy/guidance/realign.htm
Elevation setback (top) to cope with coastal flooding and lateral setback (bottom) to cope with ... http://www.climatetechwiki.org/content/coastal-setbacks
Illinois Valley Flood Resiliency Alliance http://www.senatorrezin.com/Illinois-Valley-Flood-Resiliency-Alliance
Demountable flood barrier in Frankfurt https://uk.pinterest.com/pin/553661347914737162/
Demountable flood barrier in action http://www.ribaproductselector.com/flood-control-international-ltd/20862/overview.aspx
24-hour inspection underway on dike of Huarong River in central China http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/photo/2016-07/23/c_135534663_2.htm
Dike reinforcement http://www.3dweaving.com/en/applications/complex-fabrics/dike-reinforcement
JLD dike stabiliser. An innovative dike-improvement technique whose purpose is to increase the inward stability ... http://jlddykestabilization.com/blog/2015/07/10/huge-step-forward-in-the-development-of-dike-reinforcement-technology/
The finished dike relocation of Lent (project: Room for the River). Panorama bridge. © Dirk ... https://www.royalhaskoningdhv.com/en-gb/projects/room-for-river-waal-dike-relocation-lent-nijmegen/945
The finished dike relocation of Lent (project: Room for the River). Lent East. © Dirk ... https://www.royalhaskoningdhv.com/en-gb/projects/room-for-river-waal-dike-relocation-lent-nijmegen/945
Flood hazard map, Evros river, provided by Greek Ministry of Environment, under EU Flood directive ... http://floods.ypeka.gr/maps/ScIa/ScIa_FR-R-1_1.pdf
Spring flood risk map 2016 (NOAA) http://www.noaa.gov/media-release/spring-outlook-moderate-flood-risk-for-drenched-louisiana-east-texas
New Provincial Emergency Operations Centre, Toronto Canada, image by Marcus Mitani http://urbantoronto.ca/news/2015/05/new-provincial-emergency-operations-centre-unveiled
National Emergency Operations Centre (NEOC), Guyana http://guyanachronicle.com/activation-of-national-emergency-operations-centre-a-success/
Perodua and Majlis Keselamatan Negara (MKN) distributing Emergency Supplies to Flood Victims in Kelantan and ... https://www.wemotor.com/blog/2014/12/perodua-distributing-emergency-supplies-flood-victims-worth-rm40k/
Flood risk management plans http://www.dutchwatersector.com/solutions/projects/302-flood-risk-management-plans-poland.html
Infiltration trench https://keneulie.wordpress.com/2010/02/06/infiltration-trench/
Infiltration trench http://www.uniseal.com.sg/showcase/showcase-sw-infiltration-trench.php
Floating agriculture at Lake Inle, Burma (Source: Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons) http://www.climatetechwiki.org/content/floating-agricultural-systems
The Rokugo floodgate, located in Ota Ward, Tokyo, Japan https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Rokugo_floodgate_01.jpg
Flood gate in Hull, Kingston, UK https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Flood_gate_in_Hull.JPG
Basic dry flood-proofing measures for a residential structure (Source: Linham and Nicholls, 2010) http://www.climatetechwiki.org/content/flood-proofing
Cambodia - WFP Provides Emergency Food Supplies in Flood-Affected Areas. WFP/Meng Chanthoeun https://www.wfp.org/photos/gallery/cambodia-wfp-provides-emergency-food-supplies-flood-affected-areas
Community members developing hazard map to avoid flood losses in Badin district (image courtesy NRSP) https://www.thethirdpole.net/2016/08/04/transforming-pakistans-disaster-response/
Town of Grein, Austria. Local government has set up metallic barriers to prevent floods. http://www.china.org.cn/environment/2013-06/14/content_29121676_3.htm
DredgDikes Research Dike. Recovery of Dredged Material as a Contribution to Environmental Protection http://omkystdirektoratet.kyst.dk/pages/webside_printFriendly.asp?articleGuid=229957
Flood hazard map for the area around Cairns, Australia (Source: Nicholls et al., 2007a) http://www.climatetechwiki.org/content/flood-hazard-mapping
Shinshiro City Official site. Flood hazard map of Toyo river. http://www.city.shinshiro.lg.jp.e.ji.hp.transer.com/index.cfm/6,12288,141,687,html
Radical storm proofing systems in New York city http://gizmodo.com/nyc-is-actually-building-these-radical-storm-proofing-s-1585896194
Radical storm proofing systems in New York city http://gizmodo.com/nyc-is-actually-building-these-radical-storm-proofing-s-1585896194
Government debt intrument http://www.investopedia.com/articles/03/050703.asp
Hydraulic filling by mechanical dredging http://www.southerndredgingandmarine.com/hydraulic-dredging-services
Reclaiming in Perth, Australia 1964 CC BY-SA 3.0, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=14314485
Land reclamation in progress in Bingzhou Peninsula (formerly, island) of the Dongzui Bay .Tong'an District, ... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Land_reclamation
Amphibious homes Maasbommel, Netherlands © Dura Vermeer http://www.urbangreenbluegrids.com/measures/measures-for-separate-buildings/floating-or-amphibious-buildings/
Park Rynnie – Coastal dune rehabilitation works completion and vegetation of the dune http://www.gilbertgeos.co.za/georock-bags/
Spatial planning http://www.ert-conservation.co.uk/sec3-symp7.php
The Polder Cup a art project/football tournament that had pitches intersected with canals in the ... http://kicktv.tumblr.com/post/97061081118/the-polder-cup-a-art-projectfootball-tournament
Port Lock Harburg, Hamburg-Harburg http://www.ims-ing.de/en/service/baumanagement/
Port restructuring in Amsterdam http://www.portstrategy.com/news101/world/europe/a-fresh-pair-of-eyes
Floating road(TNO Traffic and Transport - Transport Matters - December 2003) http://www.iiinstitute.nl/sites/default/files/FloatingRoad_343.pdf
Principle of a cascading system of flood compartments. Pasche et al.,2008 http://www.witpress.com/Secure/elibrary/papers/FRIAR08/FRIAR08029FU1.pdf
Two dikes in the Sigma Plan (Sheldt estuary, Belgium) http://climate-adapt.eea.europa.eu/metadata/case-studies/an-integrated-plan-incorporating-flood-protection-the-sigma-plan-scheldt-estuary-belgium
A hollow way (chemin creux) at La Meauffe, Manche, France By Romain Bréget - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=34117645
Budget allocation for flood impacts mitigation. Source: Michael McGrath http://www.thejournal.ie/flood-relief-government-2557566-Jan2016/
Floating greenhouse, Naaldwijk, The Netherlands. © Dura Vermeer http://www.urbangreenbluegrids.com/projects/floating-greenhouse-naaldwijk-the-netherlands/
Flexible free standing barrier. Temporary and Demountable Flood Protection Guide (© Environment Agency – August ... https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/290837/scho0711buak-e-e.pdf
Floating road(TNO Traffic and Transport - Transport Matters - December 2003) http://www.iiinstitute.nl/sites/default/files/FloatingRoad_343.pdf
Multifunctional flood defences.Opportunities in the Netherlands (Ellen Tromp, Msc. CE PA,2014) http://lafrance.nlambassade.org/binaries/content/assets/postenweb/f/frankrijk/nederlandse-ambassade-in-parijs/import/atelier-1b-tromp-klein.pdf
The Achthoven Polder in the municipality of Leiderdorp (a few km east of Leiden, South ... https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Netherlands,_Leiderdorp,_Polder_Achthoven_(1).jpg
Grass pavement By Immanuel Giel 08:49, 25 September 2007 (UTC) - Own work (own photography), Public Domain, ...
Polder (Enhancing the applicability of the polder concept, by Eelco van der Pal) http://www.citg.tudelft.nl/en/about-faculty/departments/watermanagement/sections/water-resources/leerstoelen/wrm/research/all-projects/msc-research/completed-msc-theses/000-pal-e-van-der/enhancing-the-applicability-of-the-polder-concept/
The outlet from Candy Farm North pumping station into the River Torne, South Yorkshire By Bob1960evens - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=16870894
Jordan River pumping station at Utah Lake By Bgwhite - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=10067532
Flooded construction site of ground zero, New York, USA http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/298736/sandy-batters-east-coast
Methods to increase infiltration capacity http://www.nwrm.eu/measure/restoration-natural-infiltration-groundwater
Sports field Stormwater Harvesting /Recycling: http://www.rainsmartsolutions.com/sportfield_drainage.html
Raised kerb http://www.desenvolmente.com/kerb-stones.html
Primary school students exercise inside a classroom as outdoor activities are banned due to heavy ... http://www.dawn.com/news/1224901
Polish navy helicopter W-3 as air ambulance, search and rescue https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Air_medical_services#/media/File:Anakonda_NTW_9_93_3a.jpg
Save money. http://www.401kcalculator.org/ https://www.flickr.com/photos/68751915@N05/6355840185
Revetment along Oples River (Liliw, Laguna) By Ramon FVelasquez - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=28342564
Rock armour revetments By Storye book - Own work, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=14465812
Wooden revetments By Evelyn Simak, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=13828618
Lock and Dam No. 2, near Hastings, Minnesota (2007) https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mississippi_River#Watershed
The Los Angeles River is extensively channelized with concrete embankments. By Downtowngal - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=6919490
Vertical cross-section of New Orleans, showing maximum levee height of 23 feet (7 m) at ... By Alexdi at English Wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=40910094
Residents and volunteers work to fill sandbags during the Mississippi and Missouri river floods of ... By Andrea Booher - This image is from the FEMA Photo Library., Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=8065960
Members of the Georgia National Guard filling sandbags in preparation for floods. By The National Guard - Georgia National Guard, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=45373334
Poland sea wall https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Poland-seawall.jpg
Sea Wall near Allhallows On Sea By David Anstiss, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=14396398
Far view of the River Thames Flood Barrier By Tom Corser www.tomcorser.com, CC BY-SA 2.0 uk, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=263149
One of the three movable barrier sections of the Oosterscheldekering By Vladimír Šiman (online) - Own work, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=4513210
Old drywell By Zefram - Own work (own photography), CC BY 2.0 de, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2843111
City of Yawnghwe in the Inle Lake By 3coma14 - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=8840313
Reconstruction of Bronze Age stilt houses on Lake Constance By Traveler100 - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2908605
Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier near Westenschouwen, the Netherlands https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Eastern_Scheldt_storm_surge_barrier_near_Westenschouwen,_the_Netherlands.jpg
Storm surge barrier Hollandse IJssel https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Storm_surge_barrier_Hollandse_IJssel_2.JPG
Schematic showing how to catch rainwater from hillsides. From the book "Earthship Volume 2:Systems and ... By CatchingHillRunoffwater.JPG: KVDPderivative work: Fred the Oyster (talk) - CatchingHillRunoffwater.JPG, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=9804745
Natural swale By C.Löser - Own work, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=5101946
Air filled tubes in operation.Temporary and Demountable Flood Protection Guide (Ogunyoye F. et. al., 2011, ... https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/290837/scho0711buak-e-e.pdf
Sao Paulo city seen from Serra da Cantareira By gaborbasch - Flickr, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=20546968
A weir on the Humber River near Raymore Park in Toronto, Ontario, Canada By Risker (talk) - I created this work entirely by myself., CC BY-SA 3.0, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=23598338
Rain water harvesting barrels http://buildipedia.com/at-home/landscaping/rain-barrels-and-rain-gardens
A weir on the Yass River directly upstream from a shared pedestrian/cycle river crossing (Person ... By John Hewat from Canberra Australia - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=45143927
The Hamilton Wetland Restoration Project at Whiteside Marsh, on the former Hamilton Air Force Base. By U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, photographer not specified or unknown - U.S. Army Corps ...
The Barbours Cut Terminal of the Port of Houston, USA. This cargo shipping terminal has ... By U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, photographer not specified or unknown - U.S. Army Corps ...
Wharf by Marriott/Pacquereau Bay on St. Thomas By Fred Hsu (Wikipedia:User:Fred Hsu on en.wikipedia) - Photo taken and uploaded by user, CC ...
UN officials meet with the population of an affected village in Rakhine state (2015).Credit: FAO/ ... http://www.fao.org/news/story/en/item/326774/icode/
A man is helped from a first floor window by rescue teams in Carlisle, Cumbria, ... http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/weather/12036138/Cumbrian-floods-cancelled-flood-defence-schemes-may-have-added-to-misery.html
Adjustment of fairway under Room for the river project. Waal, Nijmegen, The Netherlands. Photo by ... http://www.ruimtevoordewaal.nl/en/room-for-the-river-waal
Rebuilding of dunes on Grande Isle, a barrier island south of New Orleans, 2008. Team ... http://www.earthmagazine.org/article/geotextiles-sludge-shoreline-protection-surfing-whats-next
Bangladesh's floating gardens. The Asian Age,2015 http://dailyasianage.com/news/5513/bangladeshs-farming-system-receives-global-recognition
The IRS will provide tax relief for flood victims in several South Carolina counties, including ... http://www.bankrate.com/financing/taxes/tax-relief-for-s-c-flood-victims/
A Schematic Representation of a Homemade Structure (Toroba) in Venezuela. Source: Douglas Martínez, FUDECO, Barquisimeto, ... http://www.unep.or.jp/ietc/publications/techpublications/techpub-8c/flow.asp
Sand nourishment methods (Stronkhorst et al, 2013) http://deltaproof.stowa.nl/Publicaties/deltafact/Sand_nourishments?subject=2
Semi-abandoned College Street sewer, at the Bridge/Siphon Room (Michael Cook of Vanishing Point) http://www.sewerhistory.org/grfx/wh_region/canada_mc/index0003.html
Basic wet flood-proofing measures for a residential structure (Source: Linham and Nicholls, 2010) http://www.climatetechwiki.org/content/flood-proofing
Wolfe House & Building Movers uses the Buckingham Power Dolly System to move a house ... https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Hydrolic_dollies_relocate_house_in_Newark,_Delaware.jpg
Hydraulically powered dollies move a historic 19th century brick church in Salem, Massachusetts. By Fletcher6 - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=6072317
A pre-Coastal Act home and more current setback requirements along a blufftop in Pismo Beach ... http://landuse.coxcastle.com/category/coastal-development/
View of a grass-lined channel, also called a grassy swale or bioswale, in the US(U.S. ... https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Grass_lined_channel_NRCS.jpg
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A well maintained ditch in the Netherlands By GerardM at nl.wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3256879
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Flooding resulting from Hurricane Katrina Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=305452
Exe Flood Relief Channel. Looking upstream to the Station Road bridge, with University buildings on ... https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Exe_Flood_Relief_Channel_-_geograph.org.uk_-_167446.jpg
Train crossing Flood Relief Channel https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Train_crossing_Flood_Relief_Channel_-_geograph.org.uk_-_695315.jpg
A portion of the Napa River floodwall constructed by the Corps of Engineers By United States Army Corps of Engineers, Michael Nevins - Photo page: [1]Photo description page: ...
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Green roof at the British Horse Society headquarters By Sky Garden Ltd - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=39237389
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Green roof of Chicago City Hall By TonyTheTiger, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=5236408
Green wall at the Universidad del Claustro de Sor Juana in the historic center of ... By Thelmadatter - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=22047124
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Concrete and wooden Groyne, Pett Levels https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Concrete_and_wooden_Groyne,_Pett_Levels_-_geograph.org.uk_-_1503224.jpg
Groyne at Mundesley, Norfolk, UK By MichaelMaggs - Own work (Own photo), CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=4683521
Tollesbury Managed Realignment site in Essex, the first large scale attempt at salt marsh restoration ... Public Domain, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=13972651
The detention basin at Sandersbeek road in Göttingen–Geismar, seen from its northeast corner during a ... https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:RRB_Goettingen_Sandersbeek_D.JPG
The National Flood Emergency Framework for England https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/388997/pb14238-nfef-201412.pdf
Breakwaters on Borth Beach (©Copyright John Lucas and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons ... http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/1170440
Rain garden, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, New York By DASonnenfeld - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=34567378
Balam Estate Rain Garden provide an effective stormwater management. Water from rain, passes through the ... https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Rain_garden_overview.jpg
Rainwater Harvesting tank, also connected to a piped water supply. Picture by C.Rieck (2011) https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Rainwater_harvesting_tank_(5981896147).jpg
Simple Diagram to show Rainwater Harvesting https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Simple_Diagram_to_show_Rainwater_Harvesting.png
Originally from West Ashling, Sussex. The mushroom shape 'staddle stones' elevating the building off the ... http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/966287
The Farnsworth House by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe between 1945 and 1951. The enclosed ... By Victor Grigas - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=42288793
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Shallow gutter typical of late 20th century North American low density suburbs By Joegrimes at English Wikipedia - Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons by Kafuffle using CommonsHelper., ...
Street gutter in Gamla stan (Old Town), Stockholm By Bengt Nyman - originally posted to Flickr as IMG_2356-1, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=11676038
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A levee keeps high water on the Mississippi River from flooding Gretna, Louisiana, in March ... By Infrogmation of New Orleans - Photo by Infrogmation, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=88220
Cromer Park Synthetic Playing Surface. tormwater harvesting was integrated into the design of the synthetic ... By CamV8 - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=22989601
A pond in Swarzynice, Poland By Mohylek - Own work, GFDL, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3380973
Pond at the Lençóis Maranhenses National Park, Brazil By Iain and Sarah from London, UK - Lençóis Maranhenses, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2946011
Daylighted Saw Mill River in Getty Square, Yonkers, New York. Previously, the river was covered ... By HamTech87 - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=30843762
Daylighted Stream at Spanish Banks, Vancouver, B.C. By Open Green Building Society - http://seatoskygreenguide.ca/infrastructure/spanish_bank_creek_daylighting, CC BY-SA 2.5, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=32011090
Hastings Creek Restored at Creekway Park. Vancouver, B.C. By Dan Toulgoet - http://www.vancourier.com/news/central-park-paved-parking-lot-transformed-into-urban-oasis-1.645026, Attribution, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=32010995
Afforestation An area of "lost mining settlements", old coal pits and disused waste bings, now ... https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Afforestation_-_geograph.org.uk_-_342995.jpg
An afforestation project in Rand Wood, Lincolnshire, England By Alan Murray-Rust, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=12498747
Wetlands during restoration floodplain planting https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Wetlands_during_restoration_floodplain_planting.jpg
Laguna de Rocha, the lairgest wetland in the urban aurie in Esteban Echeverría Partido, Argentinae. By Martinsnm - Ain wirk, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=23549425
Marshes develop along the edges of rivers and lakes. By Óðinn - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2760942
Constructed wetland in an ecological settlement in Flintenbreite near Luebeck, Germany By Nelsnelson - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=15096605
Learning and Action Alliance in Rethymno, Greece. Local stakeholders of Rethymno city, participate in workshop ... NTUA, photo by Ifigeneia Koutiva
Learning and Action Alliance in Rethymno, Greece. Local stakeholders of Rethymno city, participate in workshop ... NTUA, photo by Ifigeneia Koutiva
AMMA-CATCH is a national observation service (SNO) dedicated to long-term monitoring of climatological, hydrological and ... http://www.amma-catch.org/
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European Investment Bank By Margin1522 - Own work, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=39582351
Asian Development Bank Headquarters https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Asian_Development_Bank_headquarters.jpg
National Nonstructural Flood Proofing Committee. US Army Corps of Engineers http://www.usace.army.mil/Missions/Civil-Works/Project-Planning/nfpc/
Plan Tide, Dordrecht, the Netherlands(Aerial view © De Stijlgroep) http://www.urbangreenbluegrids.com/projects/plan-tide-dordrecht-the-netherlands/
Urban wetland London – London Climate Change Partnership(© Jeremy Floyd) http://www.urbangreenbluegrids.com/projects/urban-wetland-london-london-climate-change-partnership/
Multi-layer safety, prevention, sustainable spatial planning and disaster management © Beleidsnota Waterveiligheid 2009-2015 http://www.urbangreenbluegrids.com/water/flood-risk-management/
Playa Vista from the south, with Bluff Creek in foreground By Downtowngal - Own work, GFDL, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3213728
Cardiff Bay Wetlands Reserve By Cardiff Harbour Authority - Cardiff Harbour Authority, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3938908
Stake Park, Municipality of Roskilde https://stateofgreen.com/img/upload/solution_largepicture_283_1200x320.jpg
NoFlood Barrier http://nofloods.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=369&Itemid=3
Reinforcement of the existing 7-kilometer-long coastal dike from Kalvebod to Kongelunden on West Amager http://en.klimatilpasning.dk/cases/items/climate-change-adaptation-of-vulnerable-areas.aspx
Green roof of the new National Archives at the corner of Bernstorffsgade and Kalvebod Brygge. http://www.visitcopenhagen.com/copenhagen/green-roofs-rigsarkivet-gdk653008
Grated Channel http://img.archiexpo.com/images_ae/photo-g/67564-10445195.jpg