Research and analysis

Fluvial design guide

The new Fluvial Design Guide summarises good design practice in fluvial flood management, incorporating a synthesis of recent advances in science.

Documents

Fluvial Design Guide

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Fluvial Design Guide - old version

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The Fluvial Design Guide is a web-based publication aimed at professional staff involved in the design process for the construction, maintenance, refurbishment or alteration of flood defence or land drainage assets. It covers the whole design process, from the early stages of looking at alternative solutions through to design completion. The guide is intended to be used by both designers and asset managers. It can be found at: http://evidence.environment-agency.gov.uk/FCERM/en/FluvialDesignGuide.aspx

Published 1 December 2009