Managing borderlands: adaptive decision making amongst specialists and non-specialists

Lead Research Organisation: Newcastle University
Department Name: Agriculture Food and Rural Development


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Description Building model to demonstrate the ways in which land managemetn can affesct flooding. This model was used by Tweed Forum 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach Regional
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact The model developed by the research team was built by Tweed Forum. Co-funding was used to provide a trailer and the model taken to agricultural shows, fairs and public events to show the general public the importance of land management in flood management
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2013,2014,2015