News & Events

PhD research - call for information/experience on leaky dams


Paper highlights the potential of runoff attenuation features as a NFM approach

An open access paper on "The potential of runoff attenuation features as a...

Communities at risk of flooding and their attitudes towards NFM report published

A report has been published today by Scotland's Centre of Expertise for Waters on...

Case Studies


Middlefield, Aberdeen

Daylighting of the Scatterburn. Creation of four attenuation areas to reduce...

Nether Cambushinnie Farm Green Bank Protection

The banks of the middle reach of the Allan Water are susceptible to bank erosion...



The NFM Network Scotland is a forum for flood risk management authorities, researchers and practitioners to connect and share their experiences. It is a dedicated resource on NFM that supports those tasked with delivering this approach to sustainable flood risk management in Scotland. However, you don’t need to live in Scotland to join; the network is open to all. Benefits of signing up include:

  • Be part of the NFM community in Scotland and contribute your own experiences
  • Keep up to date with NFM related news and events
  • Have the option to receive news updates
  • Connect with new and existing contacts working with NFM through online items
  • Search for information and examples in case studies and topic areas
  • Its free to join!