Presentation – Managing the 2013 Flood Surge

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Managing the 5th December 2013 tidal surge

The bi-annual River Deben Association talk was delivered by David Kemp, Coastal Team Leader, Environment Agency (EA) to an audience of over 100 members.

When a flood is forecast, the key time is the preparation within the 24 hours before the storm arrives. His fascinating account took us through the EA’s planning in the East Anglia Incident room whilst preparing for the surge of 5th December 2013.

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The England Coast Path – RDA Meeting November 2018

The RDA’s Autumn Meeting on 29th November was well attended with over 150 members present. Giles Merritt, Lead Advisor for Natural England Coast path development in Norfolk and Suffolk, provided a lively presentation about the England Coast Path, with a particular emphasis on Suffolk and the River Deben. To read a full report of his talk, please see here.