There are over three million properties at risk of surface water flooding in England. Surface water flooding happens when rain from major storms overwhelms local drainage. It is a real and growing threat to life, property, infrastructure, and to the …
Julie Foley, Director of Flood Risk Strategy & National Adaptation at the Environment Agency
Director of Flood Risk Strategy & National Adaptation at the Environment Agency
Climate change is the biggest challenge we face as a nation. We can already see the impact of a changing climate with increased flooding over the past decade and summer heatwaves. In all climate futures, we’ll experience a continued rise …
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