This Flood Investigation Study has been carried out for a proposed electrical substation at Cleve Hill, which is one kilometre north of the village of Graveney, Kent at OS grid reference TR 050 638. The site is one kilometre south of the Swale, which flows into the Thames Estuary, in an area known as Cleve Marshes. The Flood Investigation Study has carried out the following: - · Discussions with the Environment Agency regarding flood related matters. · Investigations on the current flood return periods and their corresponding levels. · Consideration of other contributing factors including wave and wind fetch. · Exploring the implications of climate change and the effect on flood levels. · Looked into the effect of the floodplain. · Recommendation of a suitable minimum construction level.
2004, Mott MacDonald Ltd., London Array Windfarm Connection Cleve Hill Substation Flood Investigation, Report