Levees related documents

ILH Front
The International Levee Handbook
(Original English Version)
French Version




French Committee (CFBR) levees related documents

  • Guidelines for the justification of embankment dams and levees (CFBR document, in French at the beginning, in English starting page 135)
  • Guidelines for the justification of the stability of gravity dams (CFBR document, applicable with some adaptation to levees of gravity type)

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National guidance for practitioners in the UK and Ireland on the design of flood embankments to EN 1997 Eurocode 7: Geotechnical design







Fundamentals of Flood Protection, a Dutch document



Program and abstracts of the conference “Digues 2019”


Book of abstracts of the French Conference “Digues 2019”.

Includes English abstracts and DOI links to the full text papers (these are in French).



Program and  abstracts of the  seminar “ICOLD Bulletin 164: Internal Erosion Workshop” during the ICOLD 2019 Ottawa meeting