flood alleviation

Managing the risk of floods

A scheme to reduce the risk of flooding in Fairbourne, Gwynedd is reaching completion. The Fairbourne Flood Risk Management Scheme was implemented by Natural Resources Wales and involves the upgrade of existing embankments protecting


Alleviating Todmorden

Although the sun made quite a few appearances throughout 2013, 2012 was a particularly damp year, with the UK experiencing record levels of rainfall. With the river levels continuing to rise thousands of homes


New scheme will defend Mallow

A flood alleviation scheme is being implemented in Mallow in order to reduce the risk of flooding from the Blackwater River. The Munster Blackwater (Mallow South and West) Drainage Scheme will introduce a number