This book delivers a wealth of information on changes in flood risk in Europe, and considers causes for change. The temporal coverage is mostly focused on post-1900 events, reflecting the typical availability of data, but some information on earlier flood events is also included.

chapter 1|7 pages


part I|1 pages

Facets of Change

part II|1 pages

National and Regional Perspectives on Floods

chapter 15|11 pages

Floods in The Netherlands

chapter 16|15 pages

Floods in Norway

part III|1 pages

Detection and Attribution of Change, and Prospects