The Oxford Flood Alleviation Scheme

Abingdon reflected in the river
Flooding is a natural process and we cannot eliminate it, however, we can understand and try to manage flood risk.

What does the Environment Agency do?

The Environment Agency creates better places for people and wildlife, and supports sustainable development. One important factor that the Environment Agency takes into consideration is to take a key overview of the management of flooding and coastal erosion. The Environment Agency also help people understand flood risk and write community plans to reduce flood risks to a certain area.   

TAKE ACTION: watch videos to see which areas would be more likely to be at risk due to flooding in Oxford!

Where can I find out more information?

You can find out more from the Oxford Flood Alleviation Scheme Facebook.

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