Accession Number : ADA117813

Title :   Flood Preparedness Planning: Metropolitan Phoenix Area,

Corporate Author : HYDROLOGIC ENGINEERING CENTER DAVIS CA

Personal Author(s) : Burnham,Michael W ; Davis,Darryl W ; Smith,Brian W ; Barkin,Rochelle ; Eichert,Bill S

PDF Url : ADA117813

Report Date : Jan 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 100

Abstract : The report, Flood Preparedness Planning, Metropoliton Phoenix Area, was prepared by the Hydrologic Engineering Center (HEC) for the Los Angeles District, Corps of Engineers. The Stage II level planning study investigated enhancement potentials for existing flood emergency preparedness plans. The study used on existing grid cell data bank and the DAMCAL and EAD computer programs to determine existing and modified expected annual damage values. Feasibility assessments included use of interviews, flood scenarios as well as the analytical techniques. Report findings are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Flooding, Management, Arizona, Urban areas, Rivers, Threats, Emergencies, Preparation, Planning, Hazards, Damage, Scenarios

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE