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Terrestrial ecosystems

Floating agricultural systems © ClimateTechWiki and respective owners

Floating agriculture is a way of utilising areas which are waterlogged for long periods of time in the production of food.  The technology is mainly aimed at adapting to more regular or...

Flood hazard mapping © ClimateTechWiki and respective owners

Flood hazard mapping is an exercise to define those coastal areas which are at risk of flooding under extreme conditions.  As such, its primary objective is to reduce the impact of coastal...

Flood warnings © ClimateTechWiki and respective owners

A flood warning system is a way of detecting threatening events in advance.  This enables the public to be warned en masse so that actions can be taken to reduce the adverse effects of the...

Flood-proofing © ClimateTechWiki and respective owners

The primary objective of flood-proofing is to reduce or avoid the impacts of coastal flooding upon structures.  This may include elevating structures above the floodplain, employing designs...

Wetland restoration © ClimateTechWiki and respective owners

The primary objective of wetland restoration can be three-fold.  These projects can serve to reduce coastal flooding and erosion and can also provide new habitats and environmental benefits...

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