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Floods in a megacity : geospatial techniques in assessing hazards, risk and vulnerability /

by Dewan, Ashraf.
Series: Springer geography: Publisher: Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, c2013Description: xxiv, 199 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9789400758742; 940075874X.Subject(s): Flood forecasting -- Bangladesh -- Dhaka | Environmental risk assessment -- Bangladesh -- Dhaka | Geospatial data
Contents:
Introduction -- Hazards, risk, and vulnerability -- Vulnerability of a megacity to flood: a case study of Dhaka -- Spatial and temporal distribution of floods -- Modeling flood hazards -- Vulnerability and risk assessment -- Conclusions and recommendations.
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Introduction -- Hazards, risk, and vulnerability -- Vulnerability of a megacity to flood: a case study of Dhaka -- Spatial and temporal distribution of floods -- Modeling flood hazards -- Vulnerability and risk assessment -- Conclusions and recommendations.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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