Risk of Flooding from Rivers and Sea
River flooding happens when a river cannot cope with the amount of water draining
into it from the surrounding land. Sea flooding happens when there are high tides
and stormy conditions.
The shading on the map shows the risk of flooding from rivers and the sea in this
Click on the map for a more detailed explanation.
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