Flashcards in Explain How The Effects Of Coastal Flooding Are Reduced Deck (8)
What do the Environment Agency and the Met Office do?
Predicts and forecasts when flooding may occur
How can prediction help reduce the effects of coastal flooding?
-Allows people to prepare
-Allows people to move valuables upstairs if a floods going to occur
-Give information on how to prepare for a flood
The Thames Barrier
The Thames Barrier in London is made from how many steel gates?
How much should the Thames Barrier save in damage?
House design in Bangladesh are built on what?
They're built on bamboo stilts so the houses can move up and down