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New WWF & US AID report on using nature to manage rising flood risk

Jun 26, 2017

 

Leading environmental organisation WWF has published a new report setting out an integrated framework for flood management, drawing on policy, green infrastructure and conventional engineering to help communities adapt and better manage growing flood risk. 

Introducing the report “Natural and Nature-Based Flood Management: A Green Guide”, the NGO said that worldwide, flood risk will continue to rise as cities grow larger and rainstorms become more intense, making conventional engineering insufficient as the sole approach to flood management.

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