Glossary

  • flood risk

     Defination of flood risk
  • Large stream

    A stream which is considered to be large enough for inclusion in flood zone mapping required by the EU Flood Directive
  • risk

    The effect of uncertainty on objectives
  • River

    A watercourse which drains sufficient area and has sufficient time of concentration to make flood warning a viable flood risk management option
  • Small stream

    A stream which is considered to be too small for inclusion in flood zone mapping required by the EU Flood Directive
  • Stream

    A watercourse which is not large enough and does not have sufficient time of concentration to make flood warning a viable flood risk…