The River Nene, Northampton Case Study


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  • Created on: 08-04-14 16:21

1. By 2002 the EA completed a... project to protect the areas of Northampton hardest hit by past flooding.

  • 45 million pounds
  • 6.8 million pounds
  • 68 million pounds
  • 680 million pounds
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2. ...were also added to protect the river banks from erosion giving added security to ...beside the river

  • Rip rap; new housing
  • Gabion boxes; new housing
  • Gabion boxes; railway station

3. How many people died?

  • 13
  • 2
  • 22
  • 19

4. How much did the defences at Upton, near Sixfields cost?

  • 1 billion
  • 8 million pounds
  • 5 thousand pounds
  • 4 million pounds

5. The areas at risk of flooding are covered by the EA...

  • Flood Warning Service
  • Storm Tide Forecasting Service
  • DEFRA

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