Contribution of public squares to the reduction of urban flooding risk

Urbanization is directly linked to the process of impermeabilization of the soil in urban areas that contributes to the emergence of flood risks. The purpose of this study was to determine the hydrodynamic properties of the public squares in a flood-prone Brazilian city and determine to what extent...

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Main Authors: Nílberte Muniz de Sousa, Willames de Albuquerque Soares, Simone Rosa da Silva, Elivelthon Carlos do Nascimento
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: Instituto de Pesquisas Ambientais em Bacias Hidrográficas (IPABHi) 2019-12-01
Series:Revista Ambiente & Água
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Online Access:http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1980-993X2019000600302&lng=en&nrm=iso&tlng=en