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The Australian Experience and the Queensland Floods of 2010–2011

Chapter


Abstract


  • Flooding is the second most deadly natural hazard in Australia, after heat waves]. There are no indications that this will change in the near future. Mitigation is needed to manage the high flood risk.

UOW Authors


  •   Coates, Lucinda (external author)
  •   Haynes, Kat A.
  •   Gissing, A (external author)
  •   Radford, Deirdre (external author)

Publication Date


  • 2014

Edition


  • 2

Citation


  • Coates, L., Haynes, K. A., Gissing, A. & Radford, D. (2014). The Australian Experience and the Queensland Floods of 2010–2011. In J. J.L.M. Bierens (Ed.), Drowning: Prevention, Rescue, Treatment (pp. 1075-1084). Berlin, Germany: Springer. 2013

International Standard Book Number (isbn) 13


  • 9783642042539

Book Title


  • Drowning: Prevention, Rescue, Treatment

Start Page


  • 1075

End Page


  • 1084

Place Of Publication


  • Berlin, Germany

Abstract


  • Flooding is the second most deadly natural hazard in Australia, after heat waves]. There are no indications that this will change in the near future. Mitigation is needed to manage the high flood risk.

UOW Authors


  •   Coates, Lucinda (external author)
  •   Haynes, Kat A.
  •   Gissing, A (external author)
  •   Radford, Deirdre (external author)

Publication Date


  • 2014

Edition


  • 2

Citation


  • Coates, L., Haynes, K. A., Gissing, A. & Radford, D. (2014). The Australian Experience and the Queensland Floods of 2010–2011. In J. J.L.M. Bierens (Ed.), Drowning: Prevention, Rescue, Treatment (pp. 1075-1084). Berlin, Germany: Springer. 2013

International Standard Book Number (isbn) 13


  • 9783642042539

Book Title


  • Drowning: Prevention, Rescue, Treatment

Start Page


  • 1075

End Page


  • 1084

Place Of Publication


  • Berlin, Germany