Usefulness and limitations of global flood risk models

P.J. Ward, B. Jongman, P. Salamon, A. Simpson, P. Bates, T. de Groeve, S. Muis, E.R. Coughlan, R. Rudari, M.A. Trigg, H.C. Winsemius

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Global flood risk models were developed to identify risk hotspots in a world with increasing flood occurrence. Here we assess the ability and limitations of the current models and suggest what is needed moving forward.
LanguageEnglish
Pages712-715
JournalNature Climate Change
Volume5
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Publication statusPublished - 2015

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Ward, P. J., Jongman, B., Salamon, P., Simpson, A., Bates, P., de Groeve, T., ... Winsemius, H. C. (2015). Usefulness and limitations of global flood risk models. Nature Climate Change, 5, 712-715. https://doi.org/10.1038/nclimate2742
Ward, P.J. ; Jongman, B. ; Salamon, P. ; Simpson, A. ; Bates, P. ; de Groeve, T. ; Muis, S. ; Coughlan, E.R. ; Rudari, R. ; Trigg, M.A. ; Winsemius, H.C. / Usefulness and limitations of global flood risk models. In: Nature Climate Change. 2015 ; Vol. 5. pp. 712-715.
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Usefulness and limitations of global flood risk models. / Ward, P.J.; Jongman, B.; Salamon, P.; Simpson, A.; Bates, P.; de Groeve, T.; Muis, S.; Coughlan, E.R.; Rudari, R.; Trigg, M.A.; Winsemius, H.C.

In: Nature Climate Change, Vol. 5, 2015, p. 712-715.

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Ward PJ, Jongman B, Salamon P, Simpson A, Bates P, de Groeve T et al. Usefulness and limitations of global flood risk models. Nature Climate Change. 2015;5:712-715. https://doi.org/10.1038/nclimate2742