flood relief channel

flood relief channel

[′fləd ri‚lēf ‚chan·əl]
(civil engineering)
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County Councillor Yvonne Constance said: The flood relief channel has been a hope for many people for a long time.
The Dewsbury Flood Relief Channel (further down the river) is expected to flood.
The existing flood relief channel has been improved so that it can cope with more water during a flood.
The second phase will also involve installing a penstock in the flood relief channel.
Yet the town was threatened by the dangerously high level of the river just before Christmas resulting in the need to build an emergency flood relief channel.
The Ibero-American Science & Technology Education Consortium (ISTEC) is asking all its members and associates to communicate via the Brazil Flood Relief Channel to coordinate relief efforts for the devastating floods taking place in Brazil.
To access this Channel, please visit the Brazil Flood Relief Channel.
The Trews flood relief channel and the side spill weir at the top of the channel have been lowered.
Detailed designs for a pounds 250,000 scheme to reduce the risk, including the re-alignment of the Ormesby Beck at Kentmere Road and improvements to the flood relief channel, have been drawn up.
The route will use existing riverside paths, as well as a new path along the flood relief channel near Thornhill Road.
The Proposed Advance Contract Includes Generally The Following Works: O Removal Of Trees And Scrub Along The Proposed Access Routes And Flood Relief Channel O Trimming Back Of Terrestrial Bank Vegetation Such As Trees And Low Hanging Branches And Removal Of Encroaching Vegetation Such As Brambles And Scrub Within Sections Of The Existing Channel, O Selection And Retention Of Suitably Sized Timber For Use By Relevant Landowner O Mulching Of Scrub, Bramble And Vegetation, O Disposal Of All Mulched Material Offsite In Accordance With Waste Management Legislation, O Temporary Fencing.
The first phase of Exeter s Au30 million flood defence scheme will begin next month with improvements to the main flood relief channel.