Flood risk Sloe Area

Research of flood risk for the Sloe area and possible shelter area for inhabitants of district Mortiere in the city of Middelburg. Due to its low location, parts of the municipality of Middelburg will be flooded in case of a dike breach. The low lying district Mortiere is designated as a risk area.

The FRAMES project investigates whether the Sloe area may serve as a shelter and evacuation site for the  inhabitants of Mortiere. First of all the vulnerability to a potential flooding of the Sloe area will be investigated.