风险可以被定义为一种情况，这种情况可能涉及在给定时间点可能发生的任何一种危险。一般来说，风险可以定义为一种或另一种价值的潜在收益或损失。价值观可以是任何东西，包括人的身体损失、健康、社会地位或资源。在自然灾害的情况下，风险可以确定为一种可能性，包括与任何工作的不同工作方式有关的危险。因此，总的来说，风险可以定义为任何特定事件发生的概率，该事件可以将危害转化为灾难(Blaikie et al.， 2014)。对风险和危害的脆弱性，除非具有对环境或自然资源造成任何损害的总体能力，否则不构成危险。
In the present world, there is a complete uncertainty related to the management of risks from the natural calamities. Each and every year, there are many natural calamities which lead to the deaths of thousands of people. Therefore, it is very important to have a proper management of the natural calamities to ensure the minimum loss of humans and other resources. Risk management forms to be one of the most essential factors which can be useful in management of the risks related to any natural calamity. A proper risk management process may ensure the prevention of the loss of life and property by a large extent. This is very important as risk management tends to be the crucial and a decisive factor for the management and prevention of risks. Amidst different natural calamities, one of the most common natural disasters is the flood. This is such a disaster that occurs in large number of places. Every year, floods may affect the natural living of the people in a number of locations in the world. There are several flood prone areas in the world which are required to be properly managed. A proper management of the floods can easily save the lives of thousands of people. Therefore, it is very important to have an efficient management of floods. In this report, the discussion will be done on the management of risks at the different flood plains. There will be an analysis of the flood plains risk management strategies and how can the same be effective in the efficient management of floods. There will be discussion of the risk management process in general followed by the risk management process useful for the flood plains. The key issues which are related to the risk management in the flood plains will be discussed. Further, the effectiveness of Flood Plain Risk Management in efficient management of the floods will be discussed and analyzed.
Risk can be defined as an situation which may involve an exposure to any kind of danger which may take place at a given point of time. In general, risk can be defined the potential of gain or loss of one or the other kind of value. Values can be anything including the physical loss of humans, health, social status or resources. In case of natural disasters, risk can be identified as a possibility which includes the hazards related to the different ways in which any work is done. Therefore, in general, risk can be defined as the probability of the occurrence of any specific event which can turn the hazard into a disaster (Blaikie et al., 2014). A vulnerability to the risk and the hazard is not dangerous unless it has the overall capability of causing any kind of harm to the environment or the natural resources.
There can be a proper reduction and management of the risk. In case the people are careful about the ways to treat the environment, the risk can be managed. Awareness about the occurrence of risk can lead to the mitigation of the risk and its related hazards. This is known as risk management.