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Swimming alone? Why linking flood risk perception and behavior requires more than “it's the individual, stupid”

Opinion
Samuel Rufat, Alexander Fekete, Iuliana Armaş, Thomas Hartmann, Christian Kuhlicke, Tim Prior, Thomas Thaler, Ben Wisner
Published Online: Jul 14 2020
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1462

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Quantifying resilience in hydraulic engineering: Floods, flood records, and resilience in urban areas

Overview
Reinhard Pohl
Published Online: Mar 29 2020
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1431

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Ensemble flood forecasting: Current status and future opportunities

Overview
Wenyan Wu, Rebecca Emerton, Qingyun Duan, Andrew W. Wood, Fredrik Wetterhall, David E. Robertson
Published Online: Mar 29 2020
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1432

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Nature‐based solutions for urban pluvial flood risk management

Advanced Review
Yijing Huang, Zhan Tian, Qian Ke, Junguo Liu, Masoud Irannezhad, Dongli Fan, Meifang Hou, Laixiang Sun
Published Online: Mar 12 2020
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1421

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The behavioral turn in flood risk management, its assumptions and potential implications

Overview
Christian Kuhlicke, Sebastian Seebauer, Paul Hudson, Chloe Begg, Philip Bubeck, Cordula Dittmer, Torsten Grothmann, Anna Heidenreich, Heidi Kreibich, Daniel F. Lorenz, Torsten Masson, Jessica Reiter, Thomas Thaler, Annegret H. Thieken, Sebastian Bamberg
Published Online: Mar 09 2020
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1418

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A review of freely accessible global datasets for the study of floods, droughts and their interactions with human societies

Overview
Sara Lindersson, Luigia Brandimarte, Johanna Mård, Giuliano Di Baldassarre
Published Online: Mar 06 2020
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1424

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Catchment systems engineering: An holistic approach to catchment management

Overview
Caspar J. M. Hewett, Mark E. Wilkinson, Jennine Jonczyk, Paul F. Quinn
Published Online: Feb 17 2020
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1417

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Re‐envisioning stormwater infrastructure for ultrahazardous flooding

Opinion
Brett F. Sanders, Stanley B. Grant
Published Online: Feb 06 2020
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1414

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Global atmospheric moisture transport associated with precipitation extremes: Mechanisms and climate change impacts

Advanced Review
Bingjun Liu, Xuezhi Tan, Thian Y. Gan, Xiaohong Chen, Kairong Lin, Mengqian Lu, Zhiyong Liu
Published Online: Jan 26 2020
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1412

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The changing water cycle: Freshwater in the Congo

Focus Article
Bila‐Isia Inogwabini
Published Online: Jan 19 2020
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1410

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Evaluation of barrier lake breach floods: Insights from recent case studies in China

Focus Article
Zuyu Chen, Qiang Zhang, Shujing Chen, Lin Wang, Xingbo Zhou
Published Online: Dec 11 2019
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1408

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Drought: Progress in broadening its understanding

Overview
Gebremedhin Gebremeskel Haile, Qiuhong Tang, Wenhong Li, Xingcai Liu, Xuejun Zhang
Published Online: Dec 05 2019
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1407

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Cost–benefit analysis of flood‐zoning policies: A review of current practice

Overview
Paul Hudson, W. J. Wouter Botzen
Published Online: Oct 09 2019
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1387

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How demographic developments determine the management of hydrometeorological hazard risks in rural communities: The linkages between demographic and natural hazards research

Advanced Review
Christoph Clar
Published Online: Sep 01 2019
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1378

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Critical infrastructure and flood resilience: Cascading effects beyond water

Overview
Alexander Fekete
Published Online: Jul 16 2019
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1370

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A fluid past: Socio‐hydrological systems of the West African Sahel across the long durée

Advanced Review
Peter R. Coutros
Published Online: Jul 09 2019
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1365

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Causative classification of river flood events

Advanced Review
Luzie Wietzke, Sergiy Vorogushyn, Jochen Seidel, Cristina Primo, Ross Pidoto, Hannes Müller‐Thomy, David Lun, Amelie Krug, Heidi Kreibich, Uwe Haberlandt, Philipp Bühler, András Bárdossy, Faizan Anwar, Bodo Ahrens, Svenja Fischer, Andreas Schumann, Björn Guse, Stefan Plötner, Alberto Viglione, Bruno Merz, Günter Blöschl, Stefano Basso, Andrea Kiss, Ralf Merz, Larisa Tarasova
Published Online: May 26 2019
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1353

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Water governance and justice in Cape Town: An overview

Overview
Gina Ziervogel, Johan P. Enqvist
Published Online: May 26 2019
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1354

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Integrating human behavior dynamics into drought risk assessment—A sociohydrologic, agent‐based approach

Overview
Marthe Wens, J. Michael Johnson, Cecilia Zagaria, Ted I. E. Veldkamp
Published Online: Apr 22 2019
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1345

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Can we calculate drought risk… and do we need to?

Opinion
Guoyong Leng, Jim W. Hall
Published Online: Apr 16 2019
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1349

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On considering climate resilience in urban water security: A review of the vulnerability of the urban poor in sub‐Saharan Africa

Advanced Review
Katrina J. Charles, Marina Korzenevica, Catherine F. Grasham
Published Online: Mar 31 2019
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1344

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Commercial microwave link networks for rainfall observation: Assessment of the current status and future challenges

Advanced Review
Christian Chwala, Harald Kunstmann
Published Online: Feb 16 2019
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1337

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Urban water supply in Punic and Roman Sardinia

Overview
Stefano Cespa
Published Online: Sep 26 2018
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1313

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Interpreting historical, botanical, and geological evidence to aid preparations for future floods

Overview
Bruno Wilhelm, Juan Antonio Ballesteros Cánovas, Neil Macdonald, Willem H.J. Toonen, Victor Baker, Mariano Barriendos, Gerardo Benito, Achim Brauer, Juan Pablo Corella, Rhawn Denniston, Rüdiger Glaser, Monica Ionita, Michael Kahle, Tao Liu, Marc Luetscher, Mark Macklin, Manfred Mudelsee, Samuel Munoz, Lothar Schulte, Scott St. George, Markus Stoffel, Oliver Wetter
Published Online: Sep 24 2018
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1318

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Savings and losses of global water resources in food‐related virtual water trade

Advanced Review
Hong Yang, La Zhuo, Junguo Liu, Pute Wu, Xu Zhao, Matti Kummu, Marta Antonelli, Wenfeng Liu
Published Online: Sep 10 2018
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1320

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Flood frequency analysis: The Bayesian choice

Primer
Eric Gaume
Published Online: Apr 30 2018
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1290

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Robustness of hydroclimate metrics for climate change impact research

Advanced Review
Marie Ekström, Ethan D. Gutmann, Robert L. Wilby, Mari R. Tye, Dewi G.C. Kirono
Published Online: Apr 14 2018
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1288

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Opening the black box of spring water microbiology from alpine karst aquifers to support proactive drinking water resource management

Overview
Andreas H. Farnleitner, Hermann Stadler, Robert L. Mach, Inés C. Wilhartitz, Ulrich Szewzyk, Regina Sommer, Alfred P. Blaschke, Rita Linke, Katalin Demeter, Alexander K.T. Kirschner, Georg H. Reischer, Philipp Stadler, Domenico Savio
Published Online: Mar 09 2018
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1282

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Subsurface plant‐accessible water in mountain ecosystems with a Mediterranean climate

Focus Article
Roger C. Bales, W. Steven Holbrook, Peter C. Hartsough, Asmeret Asefaw Berhe, Stephen C. Hart, Martha H. Conklin, Mohammad Safeeq, Brady A. Flinchum, A. Toby O’Geen, Christina L. Tague, Clifford S. Riebe, Michael L. Goulden, P. Zion Klos
Published Online: Feb 15 2018
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1277

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Citizen science for hydrological risk reduction and resilience building

Overview
Jonathan D. Paul, Wouter Buytaert, Simon Allen, Juan A. Ballesteros‐Cánovas, Jagat Bhusal, Katarzyna Cieslik, Julian Clark, Sumit Dugar, David M. Hannah, Markus Stoffel, Art Dewulf, Megh R. Dhital, Wei Liu, Janak Lal Nayaval, Bhanu Neupane, Arnulf Schiller, Paul J. Smith, Robert Supper
Published Online: Oct 24 2017
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1262

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A tale of Mexico's most exploited—and connected—watersheds: the Basin of Mexico and the Lerma‐Chapala Basin

Advanced Review
Jaime J. Carrera‐Hernandez
Published Online: Sep 28 2017
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1247

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A review on statistical postprocessing methods for hydrometeorological ensemble forecasting

Advanced Review
Wentao Li, Qingyun Duan, Chiyuan Miao, Aizhong Ye, Wei Gong, Zhenhua Di
Published Online: Sep 14 2017
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1246

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Temporary streams in temperate zones: recognizing, monitoring and restoring transitional aquatic‐terrestrial ecosystems

Opinion
Rachel Stubbington, Judy England, Paul J. Wood, Catherine E.M. Sefton
Published Online: May 02 2017
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1223

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Effects of non‐rainfall water inputs on ecosystem functions

Advanced Review
Lixin Wang, Kudzai F. Kaseke, Mary K. Seely
Published Online: Oct 06 2016
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1179

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Bivariate return periods and their importance for flood peak and volume estimation

Overview
Manuela Irene Brunner, Jan Seibert, Anne‐Catherine Favre
Published Online: Sep 04 2016
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1173

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The changing water cycle: hydroclimatic extremes in the British Isles

Focus Article
T.P. Burt, N.J.K. Howden, F. Worrall
Published Online: Jun 30 2016
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1169

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Automation and human expertise in operational river forecasting

Overview
Thomas C. Pagano, Florian Pappenberger, Andrew W. Wood, Maria‐Helena Ramos, Anders Persson, Brett Anderson
Published Online: Jun 21 2016
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1163

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Drought indicators revisited: the need for a wider consideration of environment and society

Overview
Sophie Bachmair, Kerstin Stahl, Kevin Collins, Jamie Hannaford, Mike Acreman, Mark Svoboda, Cody Knutson, Kelly Helm Smith, Nicole Wall, Brian Fuchs, Neville D. Crossman, Ian C. Overton
Published Online: May 11 2016
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1154

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Continental and global scale flood forecasting systems

Overview
Rebecca E. Emerton, Elisabeth M. Stephens, Florian Pappenberger, Thomas C. Pagano, Albrecht H. Weerts, Andy W. Wood, Peter Salamon, James D. Brown, Niclas Hjerdt, Chantal Donnelly, Calum A. Baugh, Hannah L. Cloke
Published Online: Feb 27 2016
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1137

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Fighting drought with innovation: Melbourne's response to the Millennium Drought in Southeast Australia

Focus Article
Kathleen G. Low, Stanley B. Grant, Andrew J. Hamilton, Kein Gan, Jean‐Daniel Saphores, Meenakshi Arora, David L. Feldman
Published Online: May 26 2015
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1087

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A review on climate‐model‐based seasonal hydrologic forecasting: physical understanding and system development

Advanced Review
Xing Yuan, Eric F. Wood, Zhuguo Ma
Published Online: May 01 2015
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1088

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Hydrological drought explained

Overview
Anne F. Van Loon
Published Online: Apr 14 2015
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1085

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Testing the impact of at‐source stormwater management on urban flooding through a coupling of network and overland flow models

Focus Article
Brett F. Sanders, Tim D. Fletcher, Jochen E. Schubert, Matthew J. Burns
Published Online: Mar 20 2015
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1078

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Understanding the roles of modernity, science, and risk in shaping flood management

Advanced Review
Sébastien Nobert, Kristian Krieger, Florian Pappenberger
Published Online: Mar 03 2015
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1075

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Of wood and rivers: bridging the perception gap

Opinion
Ellen Wohl
Published Online: Feb 16 2015
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1076

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A germ theory for glacial systems?

Opinion
Arwyn Edwards, Tristram Irvine‐Fynn, Andrew C. Mitchell, Sara M. E. Rassner
Published Online: Jun 10 2014
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1029

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Understanding ancient Maya water resources and the implications for a more sustainable future

Focus Article
Kirk D. French, Christopher J. Duffy
Published Online: Mar 18 2014
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1024

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Floods and societies: the spatial distribution of water‐related disaster risk and its dynamics

Opinion
Giuliano Di Baldassarre, Jeltsje S. Kemerink, Michelle Kooy, Luigia Brandimarte
Published Online: Jan 17 2014
DOI:10.1002/wat2.1015

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