Beyond Assessing and onto Managing Risk for Levees
Flooding risks when levee systems fail or are overwhelmed are significant: more than 1,500 people died and tens of billions of dollars in property damage occurred in the New Orleans area from Hurricane Katrina. In the wake of this storm, a substantial effort was undertaken to quantitatively assess t...
|Journal Title:||Journal of Contemporary Water Research & Education Vol. 141; no. 1; pp. 15 - 20|
|Authors:||Robert Traver, Robert B. Gilbert|