Ice Jam Flooding: Community Response and Recovery

Based in the thorough, investigative work of one of our own PhD students, UA is studying how to improve preparedness and response to annual springtime flooding in Alaska and other high-latitude regions. We are developing effective and easily adaptable flood risk mitigation and disaster response and recovery strategies, for use in rural Alaska communities and elsewhere.

Focus Area(s): 
Health and Safety
Lands and Waterways
Quality of Life
Roads, Bridges and the Built Environment
Last updated: May 10, 2017