The UK government is under increasing pressure to adequately manage flood risk whilst battling the national deficit. The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) funding increased in real terms last year to £591m for the 2012-13 period but still remains 15% lower than in 2011. Read the full story here.
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Should this apply in the UK too? Congress Calls for Greater Transparency of Flood Risks on.nrdc.org/2rzSjTZ via @nrdc
Scepticism is fine if backed up with knowledge. The reality is we are seeing more flooding, more intense rainfall &… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…