Hi, if you were preparing for a flood, and you need a solution, what you build a dam or a embankment

if you were preparing for a flood, and you need a solution, what would you build: a dam or a embankment: please tell me
dam: A barrier constructed across a waterway to control the flow or raise the level of water. close up
and embankment: confining or supporting ridge: a ridge or raised platform built of earth or stone to confine a waterway or support a road or railroad line.
in Boscastle flood: 2004 we learnt about it: we need to know a ssolution: incase
i have to: EXPLAIN ONE way in which boscastle could prepare for another flood in the future
please help.
thank you!
Asked Apr 17, 2014
sorry if its a little late, but I personally would build a dam because if an embankment is made of earth/stone, it will eventually erode away.
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