C12.18 Hazard and risk

Session: Land Use Change and Urban Flood 2

Chairpersons: Hirosi Shimazu, Jose Novoa

Adaptation of spatial development of big cities to climate change on example of Warsaw, opportunities and threats

Bożena Degórska, Marek Degórski, Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Polish Academy of Sciences


Prevalent vulnerability to the occurrence of flash floods in the city of San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Alvaro Gerardo Palacio-Aponte, Patricia Julio-Miranda, Valente Vazquez Solis, Autonomous University of San Luis Potosí, School of Social Sciences and Humanities


Land use on the areas exposed to floods in Łódz region      

Marta Borowska-Stefańska, Faculty of Geographical Sciences, University of Łódź


River training vs. flood risk in the Piedmont Section of the Vistula River, Poland  

Adam Łajczak, Physical Geography Department, Pedagogical University of Cracow