Twitter and Real-Time Flood Maps

In a joint study, two Dutch organisations, Deltares and Floodtags, have developed a way to derive real-time flood maps using a combination of flood modelling and data mining from social…

Cleaning Up After Flood Damage

Being the victim of a flood can be a devastating experience. Even the smallest amount of flood water in your home can cause severe damage. We asked the experts at…

Flood and High Water Marks

Looking through images of places that have suffered from flooding, especially those where floods occur on a regular basis, I often come across photos of marks or plaques indicating the…

UK Flood Grants

The UK government’s flood damage grant scheme to help homeowners hit by the recent floods launched yesterday, 1 April, 2014. The scheme was originally announced in February 2014, during the…