Flood-damage curves: Methodological development for the Brazilian context

N. Nascimento, M. Baptista, A. Silva, M. L. Machado, J. Costa De Lima, M. Gon\303\247alves, A. Silva, R. Dias & E. Machado
The present paper describes the main results of an on-going research aiming to develop standard flood damage data in the form of generic flood-damage curves. This type of curve allows estimating flood damages from the depth of inundation. Although the research project encompasses flood damages on different urban land use activities (residential, commercial, services and industrial land uses), the paper focus on residential flood damage information. The empirical data used on this research was obtained...

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Flood-damage curves: Methodological development for the Brazilian context

N. Nascimento, M. Baptista, A. Silva, M. L. Machado, J. Costa De Lima, M. Gon\303\247alves, A. Silva, R. Dias & E. Machado
The present paper describes the main results of an on-going research aiming to develop standard flood damage data in the form of generic flood-damage curves. This type of curve allows estimating flood damages from the depth of inundation. Although the research project encompasses flood damages on different urban land use activities (residential, commercial, services and industrial land uses), the paper focus on residential flood damage information. The empirical data used on this research was obtained...

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