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  1. Floodplain Management: a new approach for a new era Bob Freitag

  2. Originally published on Tuesday, December 23, 2008 E-mail cartoonPrinter-friendly

  3. Strategies variable density harvesting low impact forest practices decommission roads purchase logging rights purchase deposition areas reduce energy (check dams, beaver habitat, small detention areas 4. Tools & Strategies for Flood Management/Natural Drainage & Complexity

  4. 2. hydrograph & climate change Ball, J.A.,Impacts of Climate Change on the Proposed Lake Tapps - White River Water Supply www.tag.washington.edu/papers/papers/Ball_Thesis_DRAFT_2004.pdf

  5. 2. Risks hydrograph & climate change Ball, J.A.,Impacts of Climate Change on the Proposed Lake Tapps - White River Water Supply www.tag.washington.edu/papers/papers/Ball_Thesis_DRAFT_2004.pdf

  6. hydrograph & climate change Ball, J.A.,Impacts of Climate Change on the Proposed Lake Tapps - White River Water Supply www.tag.washington.edu/papers/papers/Ball_Thesis_DRAFT_2004.pdf

  7. transfer & purchase of development rights

  8. Working with Rivers: • Floods Are Not the Problem -- Case Study: Louisa County, Iowa • New Vocabulary -- Case Study: Snoqualmie, Washington • Rivers and Floodplains -- Case Study: Soldiers Grove, Wisconsin • Natural Processes Must Drive Solutions -- Case study: New York, New York • Our Relationship to Rivers -- Case study: Chicago, Illinois • Approaches: Structural and Nonstructural -- Case study: Buck Hollow River, Oregon • Capabilities and Tools -- Case Study: Davenport, Iowa • Strategies: Work with, Not against, Rivers -- Case Study: Flooding of I-5 in Washington • Choosing the Best Strategy -- Case Study: Tulsa, Oklahoma • What Next? -- Case Study: Rivergrove Appendix A -- National Flood Insurance Program -- Case Study: Fife, Washington Appendix B -- Floodplain Designer’s Tool Kit

  9. Published: 09/09/2009Publisher: Island Press256 p. 6 x 9ISBN: 9781597266352Paperback: $27.00 http://www.floodsnewapproaches.com