Accession Number : ADA109029


Title :   Implementation Aspects of Flood Warning and Preparedness Planning Alternatives


Descriptive Note : Research rept.


Corporate Author : OWEN AND WENDELL ASSOCIATES PALO ALTO CA


Personal Author(s) : Owen, H James ; Wendell, M


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a109029.pdf


Report Date : Aug 1981


Pagination or Media Count : 305


Abstract : The objectives of the investigation were to shed light on the policy and procedural considerations related to planning, implementation and operation of flood warning and preparedness alternatives and to suggest implementation approaches. A review of the legal liability issues involved in implementing and operating flood warning systems is included. (Author)


Descriptors :   *MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL , *FLOODS , *WARNING SYSTEMS , MAINTENANCE , POLICIES , CRISIS MANAGEMENT , EMERGENCIES , INFORMATION TRANSFER , RESCUES , FORECASTING , COSTS , REGULATIONS , PLANNING PROGRAMMING BUDGETING , LEGISLATION , EVACUATION


Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
      Safety Engineering


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE