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Judging catchment similarity in flood frequency estimation - FD1602

Summary Objective:
Provide additional guidelines for judging hydrological similarity for catchments, to improve flood frequency estimation carried out using the Flood Estimation Handbook (FEH, which provides statistical procedures for flood frequency estimation).

Key Customer Purpose:
Improvements in flood frequency estimation techniques strengthen the data which support flood defence policy.

Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1999

To: 2000

Cost: £55,000
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Natural Environment Research Council
Environmental Protection              
Flood and Coastal Defence              
Flood Defence              
Fields of Study
Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management