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Urban stormwater management: a comparison between the british and the italian approaches
Journal Title: ARCHIVIO DI STUDI URBANI E REGIONALI 
Author/s: Riccardo Pasi, Vittore Negretto, Francesco Musco 
Year:  2019 Issue: 125 Language: Italian 
Pages:  21 Pg. 120-140 FullText PDF:  186 KB
DOI:  10.3280/ASUR2019-125006
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Urban adaptation to climate change asks for a more careful stormwater drainage design and management. In Italy, in those Regions where some stormwater regulation has been enforced, the common approach is built on the concept of ‘hydraulic invariance’. Based on the British urban runoff management policies, the paper identifies some key principles and criteria allowing for a wider implementation of sustainable and resilient urban drainage systems.
Keywords: Hydraulic invariance; adaptation; climate change; SUDS; flood risk

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Riccardo Pasi, Vittore Negretto, Francesco Musco, Urban stormwater management: a comparison between the british and the italian approaches in "ARCHIVIO DI STUDI URBANI E REGIONALI" 125/2019, pp. 120-140, DOI:10.3280/ASUR2019-125006

   

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