The Future of Flood Management (Delivering a framewo)
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The conference will also examine how we can better protect our assets, the latest initiatives in surface water management and how the update to PPS25 can help mitigate residual risk.
This first optional workshop...
Working with SUDS
Adoption, Adoption, Adoption
The first optional workshop assesses the key issues in SUDS:
Responsibility for SUDS
Local Authority and water company perspectives
Day-to-day management and implementing SUDS
This second optional workshop...
Managing Coastal Erosion
Meeting the challenge
The second optional workshop examines new ideas for managing coastline development:
Ecological impact on coastal environment
Investigate coastal/flood management relationship
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NCEâ€™s The Future of Flood Management focuses on the key issues behind flood management, critically assessing current practice, legislation and future initiatives.
Assess the outcome of the Pitt Review and the response from local government and water companies
Examine the new role of the Environment Agency in flood management
Investigate how we can maximise our resources through better asset management
Explore the significance behind the latest PPS25 update
Evaluate progress on DEFRAâ€™s integrated urban drainage pilots
Learn lessons from last summers flooding and investigate future flood prevention strategies