Could Britain manage floods like the Dutch?

By Matthijs Kok | Sun, 23 Feb 2014 23:06 PM
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Just like the British in 2014, the Dutch have experienced serious inland flooding in the post-war period, including in 1953 when there were around 2,000 casualties.  Moreover, in 1993 and 1995, river floods damaged more than 10,000 houses and companies, and some 250,000 people were evacuated.
The disturbing news is that the British floods are part of a much bigger picture of growing flood ...

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