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Aug 22, 2023 07:15 ET

As climate change intensifies the frequency and severity of extreme rainfall events, the risk of flooding increases in many regions of the world.

Therefore, finding effective and sustainable ways to manage flood risk is a pressing challenge for society.

One possible solution is to use natural flood management (NFM) techniques, which involve mimicking or enhancing natural processes to store and slow down water in the landscape.

NFM can reduce the peak flow and volume of water reaching downstream areas, where flooding is most likely to occur.

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