Essays about: "Sustainable Urban Water Management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 108 essays containing the words Sustainable Urban Water Management.

  1. 1. A New Planning Approach - preparing for an increased flood risk

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Astrid Rosén Steen; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Urban Design; City Planning; Planning Development; Climate Adaptation; Flood Risk; A New Approach; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : How should we deal with city planning in a world that is rapidly turning urban, without destroying valuable nature assets along the way? The last decades are proof that the system we are using today is not up to the challenge. Therefore this thesis is showing a new approach to how comprehensive city planning can grow from nature based values and a deeper understanding of a city’s foundation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainable Drainage Systems Assessment and Optimisation-A case study for Lussebäcken Catchment, Helsingborg

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Bernard Nsabimana; Néstor Utande Estallo; [2019]
    Keywords : Hydraulics; hydrology; Sustainable Drainage Systems; urban; Modeling; MIKE URBAN; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Increase of urbanization and climate change are one of the factors that have been highlighted to influence hydrography. This is resulting in an increase in peak flow within an urban watershed. Downstream flooding and increased pollution are the problems that arises. READ MORE

  3. 3. Approaching sustainable stormwater management : investigating the hydrologic cycle for sustainable landscape design

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Angelica Gyllenbäck; [2019]
    Keywords : hydrologic cycle; sustainability; stormwater management; urban; Augustenborg; Tåsinge Plads; Benthemplein Square;

    Abstract : The global population is known to be increasing, by which urbanisation is expanding and demanding more space. Many issues occur through the spreading of impermeable surface in which some of the more pressuring compartments lie within hydrology, such as access to freshwater, spread of pollution and flooding. READ MORE

  4. 4. RUSTA FÖR KLIMATKRIS OCH PLANERA FÖR FRAMTIDEN : hur stadens grönblå lösningar kan hantera dagvattnet och samtidigt ge positiva effekter på klimatet i framtiden

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Amanda Freng Blümke; [2019]
    Keywords : dagvattenhantering; klimatförändringar; ekosystemtjänster; ESTER; Monbijougatan; Tåsinge plads; Rosendal; hållbar utveckling; SuDS; LOD;

    Abstract : En varmare värld och klimatförändringar är något som människan kan komma att se mer av i framtiden. I bland annat Skandinavien är kraftiga och/eller långvariga regnfall en av konsekvenserna av ett förändrat klimat, där människan ses som den största orsaken till problemet. READ MORE

  5. 5. Making urban stormwater management more sustainable. A case study of Tallinn, Estonia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Virginie Laroche; [2019]
    Keywords : stormwater management; sustainable urban drainage systems; nature-based solutions; flood mitigation; geographic information systems; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The concept of sustainable urban drainage systems (SuDS) is increasingly recognised as a valuable approach to flood risk mitigation and urban landscape planning. Many European cities are considering integrating SuDS features to their stormwater management practices. READ MORE