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Theme: Wave Action and Sea Level Changes

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FD0301: Development of Operational Models - Maintain and monitor the Storm Tide Warning Service Operation Model
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1998, Cost £721,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management
 
 
FD0302: `Develop single numerical model system for tides, surges and waves to predict extreme sea states & use as forcasting too
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1995, Cost £735,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management
 
 
FD0303: Trends in water levels
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1999, Cost £386,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management
Keywords:  
Coastal Defence, Environmental Protection, Flood and Coastal Defence, Land, Modelling
 
 
FD0304: To produce a bank of well documented & verified observations from the principle tide gauges round the UK
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1992, Cost £133,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management
 
 
FD0305: Absolute fixing of Tide gauge bench marks
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 2000, Cost £1,115,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management
 
 
FD0306: Very low frequency waves
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1999, Cost £618,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management
Keywords:  
Coastal Defence, Environmental Protection, Flood and Coastal Defence, Forecasting, Land
 
 
FD0307: To quantify the magnitude of wave induced set-up on different benches and to advance the predictive theory
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1992, Cost £7,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management
 
 
FD0310: Inshore wave statistics and transformations
Time Scale & Cost
From 1992 To 1996, Cost £277,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management
 
 
FD0311: Long term measurements and modelling of coastal morphology (CAMELOT)
Time Scale & Cost
From 1993 To 1998, Cost £1,264,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management
 
 
FD0312: Measurement of offshore waves and sea level
Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1998, Cost £142,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management
 
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