· 16th august of 2004 hit at mid day
· Small Corsih coastal village
· Flash floods
· At the events population around 2000
· Heavy thunder storm heavy rain hurricanes Alex 1422 million liter of rain fell
· Saturated soil impermeable rock steep valley sides
· Early flood erode soil tree bridges washed away
· Infrstuter damaged effected power water telephones
· People trapped waiting recuse.
· Raw sewage contamination
· Loss property jobs income
· larger insurance claims.
short treem Reponses
short treem response rescuing poopople of the roof by 7 helicopter
long treem Reponses
· trash screen have be installed at larger to collecting debris
· Boscastle have developed into a triouset articon with thousands of people visiting each year
· river channel have be lowed by 0.5 of meter near the lower bridges
· river Jordan culvert has been completed increased
· refroiced earth banks and flood walls have been built next car park
· Infrstuter was restored.
· 15850 tone of debris cleared.