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Flood Prevention System and Flood Management in China

Author(s): Yicheng Wang

Linked Author(s): Yicheng Wang

Keywords: Flood prevention; Structural measures; Non-structural measures; Flood disaster; Flood management;

Abstract: The frequency and magnitude of flood disaster are increasing in China, and the economic loss caused by flood disasters are enormous and are significant obstacles to eradicating poverty and achieving sustainable socioeconomic development. This paper introduces the structural and non-structural measure of the flood prevention system and flood management practice in China. Relevant issues are analyzed and discussed, and measures for improving the flood prevention system and flood management are summarized.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.3850/38WC092019-1924

Year: 2019

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