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NZ Herald – Chris de Freitas: Flood prediction fraught with uncertainty

Peter Griffin posted in on January 25th, 2011.

In an opinion piece in the New Zealand Herald, Chris de Freitas of the University of Auckland explains why the six primary strategies used to deal with vulnerability to floods are all problematic. He explains why one cannot simply assume a 50 year flood (for example) happens every 50 years, and asks whether climate change […]

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