NRFA data informs European flood timing study

The National River Flow Archive has contributed to a pan-European river flow data set of 4,262 gauging stations across 38 countries in a new study which highlights the link between climate change and the timing of floods.

The study, published in the journal Science on 11th August 2017, has suggested there is clear patterns of change in flood timing over the last 50 years. The study was funded by a European Research Council Advanced Grant award, highlights that if current trends continue ‘considerable economic and environmental consequences may arise.’. 

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