Accession Number:

AD0765499

Title:

A Computer Simulation Model for Flood Plain Development. Part II. Model Description and Applications.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

INTASA MENLO PARK CALIF

Report Date:

1972-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

155.0

Abstract:

The report presents a simulation model for the evaluation of national economic efficiency benefits of various levels of flood protection and alternative land use plans. The model has three major components 1 Calculation of flood damages and economic rent components. 2 Allocation of land use requirements. 3 Benefit calculation based on locational advantage and damage reduction. The report also presents the results of a test case in Connecticut River Basin. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE