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Flood protection (Fcfhh)

Definition
Modifying flooding in order to reduce the extent of the area within a community subject to a flood hazard. (Source: Team: adapted from FEMA CFR 44:59.1)
Broader Term
Water control (Fcfh)
Narrower Terms
Flood routing (Fcfhhf)
River regulation (Fcfhhr)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Bank protection (Fcfhb)
Channel stabilization (Fcfhd)
Dewatering (Fcfhe)
Drainage practices (Fcfhf)
Seepage control (Fcfhs)
Water storage (Fcfhw)