NRC Environmental Research: Flooding, Climate, & Radionuclide Transport

Sponsored by the Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research

This poster includes the latest research undertaken by the Fire and External Hazards Analysis Branch in the Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research. This poster presents work done as part of the Probabilistic Flood Hazard Assessment Research Plan, including a study of riverine flood geomorphology and simulations of local intense precipitation. Other research projects include the durability of radon barriers for uranium mill tailing covers and regional climate change impacts on nuclear power plants.

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