Katherine is an independent consultant hydrologist whose experience and main area of expertise lies in flood based projects that include flood risk assessments, design of sustainable drainage schemes, hydraulic modelling, design of flood alleviation schemes, design of surface water management plans and river restoration projects.
The Environment Agency’s 2008 National Flood Risk Assessment estimated that 5.2 million properties (1 in 6 properties) were at risk of flooding. Where money is available, individuals are working to defend themselves from repeated flooding.
Awareness of flooding has never been greater, due to this awareness flood risk assessments are requested for a range of purposes. Katherine can provide flood risk assessments to meet a range of briefs, including: