SCENARIO: Enhancing forecasting flood inundation mapping through data assimilation
SCENARIO NERC DTP
Dr S L Dance, Dr S Vetra-Carvalho
25 January 2019
Flooding is major risk for lives and livelihoods around the world. In Europe alone, the annual cost due to flood damage is expected to rise to 100 billion EUR by the year 2080, due to a combination of climate change and socio-economic growth.