Project

Development of the risk instruments regarding the EU Floods Directive

Duration
29 March 2010 → 31 March 2013
Funding
Regional and community funding: various
Research disciplines
  • Natural sciences
    • Geology
Keywords
flooding
 
Project description

itbouw risk of instruments for the EU Floods Directive & endash; should allow to make flood hazard maps and flood risk maps to support flood risk management plans for Flanders and the floodable areas along waterways and coastal plain in particular in accordance with the Flemish regulations. The EU Flood Directive (2007/60 / EC) and its conversion into Flemish regulations (previously the Integrated Water Act will be amended) hereby serve as a guiding framework.