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Long-term morphodynamic modelling of intertidal mudflat behaviour - FD1007

Summary Objective:
To develop an enhanced state-of-the-art modelling capability for predicting the long-term morphological evolution of inter-tidal mudflats.

Key Customer Purpose:
Enable MAFF to develop strategic estuarial defence policies based on the best possible predictions of long-term mud-flat evolution. Provide a tool for coastal engineers to make predictions of long-term changes in estuary morphology to test the sustainability of scheme options.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1996

To: 1999

Cost: £75,000
Contractor / Funded Organisations
HR Wallingford Ltd
Fields of Study
Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management