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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2007)

Document title

The Muckle Spate of 1829 : the physical and societal impact of a catastrophic flood on the River Findhorn, Scottish Highlands

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

MCEWEN L.J. ; WERRITTY A. ;

Abstract

On 3 August 1829, north-east Scotland recorded one of the most severe catastrophic floods in modern UK history. This paper reconstructs the hydrometeorology of the flood, assesses its geomorphological and societal impacts and provides a context for assessing present-day flood risk management

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Transactions - Institute of British Geographers / ISSN 0020-2754 / CODEN IBGTAE

Editor : Institute of British Geographers, London - ROYAUME-UNI (1965)

Millesime : 2007, vol. 32, no1 [pp. 66-89]

Bibliographic references : 89 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 3702

Tous droits réservés © Prodig - Bibliographie Géographique Internationale (BGI), 2007.
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