Flood zone

Discover essential tips for living in a flood zone. Learn how to protect your home and belongings, stay safe during flooding, and be prepared for any emergency.
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All of that water pouring out of spillways and topping levees up and down the Mississippi River has to go somewhere, and many living in those areas prone to flooding have taken drastic action to keep from being inundated. In what could be called a testament to the human instinct to protect hearth and home, some in the disaster zone are holding out by taking civil engineering into their own hands, building makeshift levees to keep the rising waters at bay. Click through the gallery to see how…

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Michael Cooke
A Flood Risk Assessment’s scope will differ depending upon the area and topography of the proposed development site. The Environment Agency or Local Authority Strategic Flood Risk Assessment provides the flood zone for a specific site.  Areas are defined as Flood Zone 1 to Flood Zone 3. It is essential to identify which Flood Zone your proposed development site lies in and provide the required Flood Risk Assessment as part of your planning Application. Flood Risk Assessment, Risk Management, Flood Risk, Flood Zone, Risk, Strategies, Local Authority, Management, Environment Agency

A Flood Risk Assessment’s scope will differ depending upon the area and topography of the proposed development site. The Environment Agency or Local Authority Strategic Flood Risk Assessment provides the flood zone for a specific site. Areas are defined as Flood Zone 1 to Flood Zone 3. It is essential to identify which Flood Zone your proposed development site lies in and provide the required Flood Risk Assessment as part of your planning Application.

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