Accession Number : AD0704716

Title :   A METHODOLOGY FOR FLOOD PLAIN DEVELOPMENT AND MANAGEMENT.

Corporate Author : TRW SYSTEMS GROUP REDONDO BEACH CALIF

Report Date : DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 187

Abstract : The report presents a methodology by which the consequences (mainly economic in nature) of choosing various flood plain management alternatives may be evaluated so as to achieve a stated set of objectives. The methodology is commonly known as a trade-off analysis. It is illustrated by two case studies, one for the Reno, Nevada area, and the other in the Tuscon, Arizona area. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*URBAN PLANNING, FLOODS), (*FLOODS, CONTROL), PROTECTION, INDUSTRIES, HAZARDS, ROADS, DAMS, CONSTRUCTION, ARIZONA, NEVADA

Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE