Open Access
E3S Web Conf.
Volume 7, 2016
3rd European Conference on Flood Risk Management (FLOODrisk 2016)
Article Number 08007
Number of page(s) 8
Section Vulnerability and societal resilience
Published online 20 October 2016
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