Resilience measures

Name Definition
Flood forecasting and early warning Flood forecasting is an important component of flood warning. Flood forecasting involves prediction of water ...
Dike relocation A new dike is built further away from the river or the coast after which ...
River Training River training refers to the structural measures which are taken to improve a river and ...
Aquifer recharge Aquifer recharge is achieved by adding surface water in basins, furrows, ditches, wells or other ...
Building relocation A building relocation is the process of moving a building from one location to another. ...
Coastal setback Coastal setbacks are a prescribed distance to a coastal feature such as the line of ...
Land use plan / spatial planning Spatial planning systems are the methods used by the public sector to influence the distribution ...
Vulnerability assessment Vulnerability assessment is important in to consider in risk management and flood damage assessment. Researches ...
Managed realignment Managed realignment or managed retreat allows an area that was not previously exposed to flooding ...
EU Flood Risk Management Directive EU adopted the Flood Risk Management Directive. Directive 2007/60/EC on the assessment and management of ...