New funding to address flooding mitigation and response in the Okanagan
By Sam Charles on April 20, 2020
UBC researchers are partnering with the Okanagan Basin Water Board (OBWB) to develop new policy and planning tools to address flooding in the Okanagan Valley.
Posted in SOESpotlight | Tagged Civil, flood, Flooding, Hewage, Nahiduzzaman, OBWB, Okanagan Basin Water Board, research, Sadiq, water | Leave a response
UBC researchers study the impact of urbanization on rainwater flooding
By Sam Charles on February 6, 2018
Researchers at UBC’s Okanagan campus suggest municipalities should put a greater emphasis on green initiatives to reduce heavy rainfall flooding urban areas.
Posted in Graduate Students, Research, Spotlight | Tagged Abebe, Assessment, Flooding, school of engineering, Tesfamariam