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Storm Surge Hazard Assessment of the Levee of a Rapidly Developing City-Based on LiDAR and Numerical Models

Qingrong Liu, Chengqing Ruan, Jingtian Guo, Jian Li, Xihu Lian, Zhonghui Yin, Di Fu, Shan Zhong
2020 Remote Sensing  
This study used ocean numerical models (i.e., Finite-Volume Community Ocean Model (FVCOM) and Parabolic Mild-Slope Wave Module (MIKE 21 PMS) to reconstruct data for a storm surge hazard assessment of the  ...  Rapidly developing cities could require an urgent hazard assessment to ensure the protection of their economy and population against natural disasters.  ...  As Weifang is a rapidly developing city, it lacks records of long-term observations suitable for levee hazard assessment.  ... 
doi:10.3390/rs12223723 fatcat:ouxfjva4tjcvbe6fhplzsjpyni

Rapid flood risk screening model for compound flood events in Beira, Mozambique

Erik C. van Berchum, Mathijs van Ledden, Jos S. Timmermans, Jan H. Kwakkel, Sebastiaan N. Jonkman
2020 Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences  
FLORES rapidly performs numerous simulations and compares the impact of many storms, strategies, and future scenarios.  ...  Developing effective strategies to manage flood risk in coastal cities is often a costly and complicated process.  ...  The sole responsibility of this publication lies with the author. The European Union is not responsible for any use that may be made of the information contained therein. Financial support.  ... 
doi:10.5194/nhess-20-2633-2020 fatcat:im2watijnfct7fdfjrkbyjyuie

Perspectives on Open Access High Resolution Digital Elevation Models to Produce Global Flood Hazard Layers

Christopher C. Sampson, Andrew M. Smith, Paul D. Bates, Jeffrey C. Neal, Mark A. Trigg
2016 Frontiers in Earth Science  
Full terms of use are available: Global flood hazard models have recently become a reality thanks to the release of open access global digital elevation models, the development of simplified and highly  ...  There is therefore a pressing need for a new generation of high resolution and high vertical precision open access global digital elevation models to allow significantly improved global flood hazard models  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We would like to thank John Weishampel, Christine Butterfield and Arlen Chase from the University of Central Florida for supplying the Belize LIDAR data.  ... 
doi:10.3389/feart.2015.00085 fatcat:oot3p3oh2fhdfgtq7rdnusm7bi

Assessing municipal vulnerability to predicted sea level rise: City of Satellite Beach, Florida

Randall W. Parkinson, Tara McCue
2011 Climatic Change  
In the fall of 2009 the City of Satellite Beach (City), Florida, authorized a study designed to assess municipal vulnerability to rising sea level and facilitate discussion of potential adaptation strategies  ...  The project is one of the first in Florida to seriously address the potential consequences of global sea level rise, now forecast to rise a meter or more by the year 2100.  ...  as a member of the project team.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10584-011-0086-9 fatcat:xxuzcmowwvdidlyowdtgzxll6i

Natural Hazards Reconnaissance With the NHERI RAPID Facility

Jeffrey W. Berman, Joseph Wartman, Michael Olsen, Jennifer L. Irish, Scott B. Miles, Troy Tanner, Kurtis Gurley, Laura Lowes, Ann Bostrom, Jacob Dafni, Michael Grilliot, Andrew Lyda (+1 others)
2020 Frontiers in Built Environment  
The facility emphasizes three-dimensional, image-based, advanced survey data [for example, lidar and high-resolution photos from unmanned aerial systems (UASs)] to serve a range of disciplines.  ...  In 2016, the National Science Foundation (NSF) funded a multi-institution interdisciplinary team to develop and operate the Natural Hazards Reconnaissance Facility (known as the "RAPID") as part of the  ...  Andrew Sengoles, Erzhue Che, and Ben Leshchinsky (OSU) assisted with the collection, processing, and analysis of the Hooskanaden landslide case study.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fbuil.2020.573067 fatcat:27dguetidjaf3dwiwcl2e4mati

Collaborative Science to Enhance Coastal Resilience and Adaptation

C. Reid Nichols, Lynn D. Wright, Scott J. Bainbridge, Arthur Cosby, Alain Hénaff, Jon D. Loftis, Lucie Cocquempot, Sridhar Katragadda, Gina R. Mendez, Pauline Letortu, Nicolas Le Dantec, Donald Resio (+1 others)
2019 Frontiers in Marine Science  
In contrast to most deep-sea phenomena, coastal vulnerabilities are locally and regionally specific and prioritization of the most important observational data and model predictions must rely heavily on  ...  Innovative technologies and nature-based solutions are already helping to reduce vulnerability from coastal hazards in some localities but more focus on local circumstances, as opposed to global solutions  ...  These data provide the basis to develop a conceptual framework for coastal risk assessment in a structured process that is based on the specification of geographic patterns of hazards overlaid by patterns  ... 
doi:10.3389/fmars.2019.00404 fatcat:n5hv7byc4bhgxb3auc3dcxoha4

Nature-based solutions efficiency evaluation against natural hazards: Modelling methods, advantages and limitations

Kumar Et Al.
2021 Zenodo  
heatwaves, landslides, and storm surges and coastal erosion).  ...  We found that methods to assess the complex issue of NBS efficiency and cost-benefits analysis are still in the development stage and they have only been implemented through the methodologies developed  ...  Acknowledgments This work is carried out under the framework of OPERANDUM (OPEn-air laboRAtories for Nature baseD solUtions to Manage hydrometeo risks) project, which is funded by the Horizon 2020 under  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5534106 fatcat:ji435pdgqzhefn3u6xqbh5xtza

Risk to life due to flooding in post-Katrina New Orleans [chapter]

Alissa Miller, S Jonkman, M van Ledden
2012 Comprehensive Flood Risk Management  
Based on the system modelled here, the boundaries of this study include: • The lake boundary at the north, which is subject to storm surge. • A canal boundary at the east, which is subject to storm surge  ...  Two along the lake, one along the canal, one river breach due to river discharge and one due to storm surge, and finally a multi breach.  ...  River breach due to high river 2 River breach due to storm surge 3 Lake breach at West End 4 Lake breach at St. John 5 IHNC breach 6 Multiple breach due to storm surge  ... 
doi:10.1201/b13715-80 fatcat:cyzmolxvkrgr7gsr5afkjnss3e

Flood Risks to Urban Development on a Coastal Barrier Landscape of Lekki Peninsula in Lagos, Nigeria

Jerry Obiefuna, Olusegun Adeaga, Ademola Omojola, Ajiri Atagbaza, Chukwuma Okolie
2021 Scientific African  
This is a PDF file of an article that has undergone enhancements after acceptance, such as the addition of a cover page and metadata, and formatting for readability, but it is not yet the definitive version  ...  This version will undergo additional copyediting, typesetting and review before it is published in its final form, but we are providing this version to give early visibility of the article.  ...  Dupe Olayinka of the Department of Surveying and Geoinformatics, University of Lagos, (currently on leave to Federal School of Surveying, Oyo) for her assistance with the CAESAR flood model.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.sciaf.2021.e00787 fatcat:p6jr7a76bjdpfax55mqvckcdbu

Cost estimates for flood resilience and protection strategies in New York City

Jeroen C.J.H. Aerts, W.J. Wouter Botzen, Hans de Moel, Malcolm Bowman
2013 Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences  
The surge barrier strategies were options, such as pumps, levees, and surge barriers, developed for a storm surge barrier conference in to keep the water out of the City.  ...  ., 2012) and with the hydrological system, bypassing the treat- a damage model based on the HAZUS MH model ment facilities of the plant.  ... 
doi:10.1111/nyas.12200 pmid:23915111 fatcat:z2aijnkgqrb3vfnd42ck75z7ke

An Operational Forecasting System for Flash Floods in Mountainous Areas in Taiwan

Yung-Ming Chen, Che-Hsin Liu, Hung-Ju Shih, Chih-Hsin Chang, Wei-Bo Chen, Yi-Chiang Yu, Wen-Ray Su, Lee-Yaw Lin
2019 Water  
Flash floods are different from common floods because they occur rapidly over short time scales, and they are considered to be one of the most devastating natural hazards worldwide.  ...  This study developed an OFS through the integration of meteorological, hydrological, and hydrodynamic models.  ...  estuarine area due to storm surge and sea-level rise [46, 47] in the southwestern and southern coasts of Taiwan, and the Superstorm Sandy-induced inundation in New York City [48] as well as to assess  ... 
doi:10.3390/w11102100 fatcat:j262vpja5zgq3pcnrslwizdloy

Nature-based solutions efficiency evaluation against natural hazards: Modelling methods, advantages and limitations

Prashant Kumar, Sisay E. Debele, Jeetendra Sahani, Nidhi Rawat, Belen Marti-Cardona, Silvia Maria Alfieri, Bidroha Basu, Arunima Sarkar Basu, Paul Bowyer, Nikos Charizopoulos, Glauco Gallotti, Juvonen Jaakko (+15 others)
2021 Science of the Total Environment  
Such tools can facilitate impact assessment modelling under different NBS scenarios to build a solid evidence base for upscaling and replicating the implementation of NBS.  ...  heatwaves, landslides, and storm surges and coastal erosion).  ...  Acknowledgments This work is carried out under the framework of OPERANDUM (OPEn-air laboRAtories for Nature baseD solUtions to Manage hydrometeo risks) project, which is funded by the Horizon 2020 under  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.147058 pmid:34088074 fatcat:o6ciohdx6rfljlzyfcd5gzdow4

Hurricanes, Typhoons, and Tropical Cyclones [chapter]

Bruce W. Clements, Julie Ann P. Casani
2016 Disasters and Public Health  
Thus, we provide numerous pieces of evidence regarding the importance and the added value of remote sensing in recent events as far as concerns for example the possibilities to: monitor the formation and  ...  caused on many components, in terms of ecosystems and anthropic structures; quantify the land use changes between pre and post events; determine the general impact on urban areas and coastal zones etc.  ...  Capaldo wrote paragraphs 1-2 and 6-8 integrating and looking in more detail at some aspects analysed in different documents of the: European Space Agency (ESA); National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration  ... 
doi:10.1016/b978-0-12-801980-1.00014-3 fatcat:5jayd2zdfjbllbkh4z7gq5656u

An overview of monitoring methods for assessing the performance of nature-based solutions against natural hazards

Prashant Kumar, Sisay E. Debele, Jeetendra Sahani, Nidhi Rawat, Belen Marti-Cardona, Silvia Maria Alfieri, Bidroha Basu, Arunima Sarkar Basu, Paul Bowyer, Nikos Charizopoulos, Juvonen Jaakko, Michael Loupis (+12 others)
2021 Earth-Science Reviews  
More research is required to develop a holistic approach, which could routinely and continually monitor the performance of NBS over a large scale of intervention.  ...  Remote sensing technical developments, however, take time to shift toward a state of operational readiness for monitoring the progress of NBS in place (e.g. green NBS growth rate, their changes and effectiveness  ...  Acknowledgements This work is carried out under the framework of OPERANDUM (OPEn-air laboRAtories for Nature baseD solUtions to Manage hydrometeo risks) project, which is funded by the Horizon 2020 under  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.earscirev.2021.103603 fatcat:iu67dsgnznhjph7gjgtckxtqzi

An overview of monitoring methods for assessing the performance of nature-based solutions against natural hazards

Prashant Kumar, Sisay E. Debele, Jeetendra Sahani, Nidhi Rawat, Belen Marti-Cardona, Silvia Maria Alfieri, Bidroha Basu, Arunima Sarkar Basu, Paul Bowyer, Nikos Charizopoulos, Juvonen Jaakko, Michael Loupis (+11 others)
2021 Zenodo  
, heatwaves, landslides, and storm surges and coastal erosion.  ...  We conclude that the advancement in airborne and satellite-based remote sensing technology has signified a leap in the systematic monitoring of NBS performance, as well as provided a robust way for the  ...  Acknowledgements This work is carried out under the framework of OPERANDUM (OPEn-air laboRAtories for Nature baseD solUtions to Manage hydrometeo risks) project, which is funded by the Horizon 2020 under  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4668721 fatcat:njawzczes5byvafib6252lvpeu
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