Severn Barrage
The Severn Barrage refers to a range of ideas for building a barrage from the English coast to the Welsh coast over the Severn tidal estuary. Ideas for damming or barraging the Severn estuary (and Bri...
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Thames Barrier
0°02′12″E / 51.4977°N 0.0367°E / 51.4977; 0.0367The Thames Barrier is located downstream of central London. Operational since 1982, its purpose is to prevent the floodplain ...
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National Flood Forum
The National Flood Forum is a British charity in Bewdley, Worcestershire dedicated to assisting individuals who have been affected by flooding and to guiding legislation related to flooding. The chari...
Internal drainage board
An internal drainage board (IDB) is a type of operating authority which is established in areas of special drainage need in England and Wales with permissive powers to undertake work to secure clean w...
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Regional flood defence committee
A regional flood defence committee (RFDC) is a type of governmental body in England and Wales through which the Environment Agency Regions carries out their work on flood risk management.
The comm...
Main river
Main rivers are a statutory type of watercourse in England and Wales, usually larger streams and rivers, but also include some smaller watercourses. A main river is defined as a watercourse marked as ...
Pond Lane Flood Gates
Pond Lane Flood Gates is a redundant flood defence structure, located near Lea Bridge Road on the River Lee Navigation in the London Borough of Hackney, England.
The flood gates were the third wat...
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Ordinary watercourse
An ordinary watercourse is one of the two types of watercourse in statutory language in England and Wales. Ordinary watercourses include every river, stream, ditch, drain, cut, dyke, sluice, sewer (ot...
Rates (tax)
Rates are a type of property tax system in the United Kingdom, and in places with systems deriving from the British one, the proceeds of which are used to fund local government. Some other countries ...
Association of Drainage Authorities
The Association of Drainage Authorities (ADA) is a membership body for organisations involved in water level management within the United Kingdom.
The Association's members areAssociate members of...
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Markeaton Interceptor Storm Relief Culvert
Map of Derbyshire - showing the source and mouth of the Markeaton BrookThe Markeaton Brook is an 11-mile-long (17 km) tributary of the River Derwent in Derbyshire, England. The brook rises fro...
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Severn Tidal Power Feasibility Study
Severn Tidal Power Feasibility Study is the name of a UK Government feasibility study into a tidal power project looking at the possibility of using the huge tidal range in the Severn Estuary and Bris...