World Water Congress 2015 Edinburgh Scotland
Special session 3: Climate change
Garry Pender, Lindsay Beevers, Lilla Collet, Michael Stewart, Ailsa Strathie
Heriot Watt University
Knowledge of location, ownership, condition and impact of flooding infrastructure assets.
Land use issues: slow replanting following tree harvesting, soil compaction. Is catchment approach is picking this up?
Climate change is being modelled, data is being gathered and updated. Is this being translated into practical guidance.
Are different sectors of society disproportionately disadvantage by flooding?
Accounting for Climate Change Uncertainty in Flood Hazard Prediction