Floods and Floods Impact in Croatian Part of Sava River Basin

Lončar, Goran (2013) Floods and Floods Impact in Croatian Part of Sava River Basin. Diploma thesis, Faculty of Science > Department of Geography.

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Abstract

This paper explains characteristics of the Croatian part of Sava river basin with emphasis on lower flood plains. Ecological important areas are described and their role in biodiversity conservation and preservation of traditional way of living is explained. The role of lower flood plains of Srednje Posavlje in flood effect mitigation is also explained. Flood risk is getting higher for inhabited areas so current condition of flood defense system is investigated. Conclusions are that it is not satisfying. Appearance of high waters tides in last 50 years is analyzed and compared with appearance and effect of great floods on Sava river basin.

Item Type: Thesis (Diploma thesis)
Keywords: flood plains, floods, protected areas, swamps, Sava
Supervisor: Orešić, Danijel
Date: 2013
Number of Pages: 87
Subjects: NATURAL SCIENCES > Geography
Divisions: Faculty of Science > Department of Geography
Depositing User: Inja Cahun
Date Deposited: 19 May 2014 10:57
Last Modified: 07 Jun 2016 10:43
URI: http://digre.pmf.unizg.hr/id/eprint/1437

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