Belice

FLOOD STUDY IN BELIZE

Client

Belize Ministry of Work

Year

2011

Key facts

Hydrological data collection and preliminary studies. Field survey. Urban planning reviews. Analysis of the potential environmental impacts of flood defence works. Hydraulic modelling of the river and its basin. GIS.

Services

A study was conducted to find out why the lower basin of the River Belize is so vulnerable to flooding and to identify short term measures to mitigate this vulnerability.