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Broad Scale Modelling: Theme Leader - FD1802(1)

Summary Objective:-
To manage the theme that predicts large-scale, medium to long-term natural evolution, determine regional and national economic impacts and the impact of alternative planning scenarios.

Key Customer Purpose:-
The ensure that the research programme that enables DEFRA to meet its policy aim of reducing risks to people through an improved understanding of influences such as climate change and cumulative anthropogenic development has wide support within the Flood and Coastal Defence Community.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2000

To: 2002

Cost: £222,000
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Sir William Halcrow & Partners Ltd
Coastal Defence              
Environmental Protection              
Flood and Coastal Defence              
Programme Management              
Fields of Study
Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management