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Can the past be a reliable guide to the future?

Can the past be a reliable guide to the future?

Many important decisions about planning for flooding rely on statistical assessments of risk. This one-day workshop enabled communication and discussion between academics and practitioners on the technical, practical, scientific and risk management implications of applying non-stationary statistical models to flood event data

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Keith Beven FRS discusses recent developments in natural flood risk management

Keith Beven FRS discusses recent developments in natural flood risk management

Our Trustee Keith Beven FRS is giving the President’s Address at the British Hydrological Society National Symposium on Wednesday 12 September, 2018. Here, Professor Beven discusses recent developments in flood risk management

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Sharing ideas on how to communicate flood risk

Sharing ideas on how to communicate flood risk

On 5 September 2018, we hosted a ‘Demonstration Day’ to raise awareness of how physical models and visualisation tools can support outreach and educational activities to communicate flood risk concepts

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iCaptureFlood table enables real-time flood model updates by community

iCaptureFlood table enables real-time flood model updates by community

The iCaptureFlood table allows the views and knowledge of people who know most about a place to be captured digitally and fed into improved models of flood risk almost immediately.

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New research shows climate change increased UK flood risk

New research shows climate change increased UK flood risk

New research shows past greenhouse gas emissions are likely to have increased the chance of the flooding in winter 2013/2014 in many parts of Great Britain.

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Summer internship researching natural flood management

Summer internship researching natural flood management

Blog: Emily writes about her experience of researching natural flood management during her summer internship with JBA Trust.

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Careers in Flood Resilience

Careers in Flood Resilience

The wave tank was in action at the ‘Careers in Flood Resilience’ event at St Joseph’s Academy helping to showcase flood risk management in the North East of England and to promote associated career opportunities.

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Engineering for the Future

Engineering for the Future

On 23 June 2018 we are supporting an ‘Engineering for the Future’ event in Peterborough. The event is open to all ages and will be an interactive, informative and fun engineering extravaganza!

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MSc student bursaries – apply now!

MSc student bursaries – apply now!

The British Hydrological Society, JBA Trust and the Environment Agency are delighted to announce that the MSc Studentship Award Scheme is now open for applications.

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JBA Trust Annual Report 2016-17

JBA Trust Annual Report 2016-17

We are delighted to share the JBA Trust Annual Report 2016-17 which outlines our education and research activities to enhance understanding and management of risks in the water environment.

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