Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Climate-Change-Impact-Austria---Flood-protection-27MZIFJ8QQ88P.htmlConceptually similarClimate Change Impact Austria - Flood protectionGP0STU094Completed★★★★★★Climate Change Impact Austria - Flood protectionGP0STU096Completed★★★★Climate Change Impact Austria - Flood protectionGP0STU097Completed★★★★Climate Change Impact Austria - Torrent damageGP0STU09ICompleted★★★★Climate Change Impact Austria - Torrent damageGP0STU09KCompleted★★★★Climate Change Impact Austria - Torrent damageGP0STU09LCompleted★★★★Climate Change Impact Austria - Torrent damageGP0STU09MCompleted★★★★★★Climate Change Impact Austria - Torrent damageGP0STU09NCompleted★★★★Climate Change Impact Austria - Torrent damageGP0STU09PCompleted★★★★View AllGP0STU09BClimate Change Impact Austria - Flood protectionDue to climate change, weather extremes are getting more common in Austria. Weather events like heavy rainfalls, hail and heavy storms can be seen more frequently. Especially in the areas around the Danube river, large areas are in danger of floods, that are causing massive housing damage and even deaths. The government is investing heavily in flood protection. In the state, Niederösterreich 500 projects have been implemented since 2002. Spitz near the town Krems was one of them. Location: Spitz, Niederösterreich, AustriaLocations:Austria-EuropeDate:17 Aug, 2019Credit:© Mitja Kobal / GreenpeaceLatitude:48°15'18.06"NMaximum size:6720px X 4480pxLongitude15°22'14.94"EKeywords:Climate (campaign title)-Climate change-Climate change impacts-Construction-Danger-Day-Flood defenses-KWCI (GPI)-Outdoors-Rivers-WallsShoot:Climate Change Impact in AustriaDuring August, 2019, GP Austria went to document all the state counties and the impact climate change has already had. From the Alpine pastures, to melting glaciers, to deep woodland, flatland, farm lands to the cities. Effects of climate change are already seen, and here are some of the effects in Austria.