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CRW2023_07 Increasing flood resilience: residential and community rainwater run-off retention solutions

Person stepping in surface water with street in background - Photo credit: Julian Scott

Type of project: Capacity Building

Aim: The project aim is to evaluate and compare the cost effectiveness and efficacy of residential and community property rainwater run-off retention solutions to increase flood resilience and, develop a decision support infographic to inform future planning and/or development decisions.

Project Status: Call for proposals

Budget: up to a maximum of £90,000

Application deadline:  Monday 9th October 2023, 15:00

Please see the full Project Specification.

Any questions should be submitted to by Monday 2nd October.



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Project Objectives

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