Can Our Cities Get along with Flood? - Another Idea about Flood Control - to Accept Flood
The main way to flood control is to build flood-dam and don't let the flood into city. But this way may cause the dangers of rupture of flood-dam, the high cost, take up the land, and to hinder the way of flood, hidden dangers of resist terrorism. This paper put forward a new idea that may make our cities get along with flood friendly, it may named the accept flood city project. The project is, we can transport the things and peoples to the safe zone when the flood is coming, then let the flood into city, we can maintain the normal order of living and production by maintain the transportation, water supply, electricity supply and communication by proper means.
Dongye Sun, Wen-Pei Sung and Ran Chen
Z. Q. Wu "Can Our Cities Get along with Flood? - Another Idea about Flood Control - to Accept Flood", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 71-78, pp. 4939-4942, 2011