The 2007 Flood in Sheffield: Causes, Effects and Aftermath

3 pages | 740 words

The essay discusses the effects of the 2007 flood in Sheffield, England. It focuses on how the flood affected the environment, economy and social life in Sheffield. The inquiry into the causes of the flood found that poor preventive measures were partly to blame for the flooding. As a result of the inquiry, a number of environmental agencies were given new powers to help prevent future floods.