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Record nummer 2204155
Titel artikel Nature-based flood protection: using vegetated foreshores for reducing coastal risk
Auteur(s) Vuik, V. ; Jonkman, S.N. ; Vuren, S. van
Tijdschrifttitel E3S web of conferences
Deel(Jaar)Nummer 7(2016)13014
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Publicatie type Artikel
Taal Engels
Toelichting (Engels) Vegetated foreshores such as salt marshes, mangrove forests and reed fields can reduce wave loads on coastal dikes due to depth-induced wave breaking and wave attenuation by vegetation. Here we present field measurements of wave propagation over salt marshes during severe storm conditions, a modelling approach to describe the effect of vegetated foreshores on wave loads on the dike, and a probabilistic model to quantify the effect of vegetated foreshores on failure probabilities of the dike due to wave overtopping.
Betrokken instanties Technische Universiteit Delft
HKV Lijn in Water
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