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Stoffel, Markus - Tree Rings and Natural Hazards, ebook

Tree Rings and Natural Hazards

Stoffel, Markus


Tree Rings and Natural Hazards: An Introduction
Markus Stoffel, Michelle Bollschweiler, David R. Butler, Brian H. Luckman
2. Dendrogeomorphology and Snow Avalanche Research
Brian H. Luckman
3. Tree-Ring Dating of

Duarte, Joao C. - Plate Boundaries and Natural Hazards, ebook

Plate Boundaries and Natural Hazards

Duarte, Joao C.


The beginning of the new millennium has been particularly devastating in terms of natural disasters associated with tectonic plate boundaries, such as earthquakes in Sumatra, Chile, Japan, Tahiti, and Nepal; the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean tsunamis; and volcanoes in Indonesia, Chile,

Finkl, Charles W. - Coastal Hazards, ebook

Coastal Hazards

Finkl, Charles W.


The Southeast Florida Coastal Zone (SFCZ): A Cascade of Natural, Biological, and Human-Induced Hazards
Charles W. Finkl, Christopher Makowski
Part II. Remote Sensing of Coastal Hazards (Platforms, Methods, and Procedures)

Haruyama, Shigeko - Natural Disaster and Coastal Geomorphology, ebook

Natural Disaster and Coastal Geomorphology

Haruyama, Shigeko


Introduction—Overview of Natural Disasters and Coastal Landforms
Shigeko Haruyama
2. Geomorphology and Tectonic Setting of the Sanriku Coast, Northeastern Japan, and Introduction of Recent Studies on the Formation of Alluvial Plains and Holocene Crustal Movements

Cavan, Gina - Climate Change Adaptation, Resilience and Hazards, ebook

Climate Change Adaptation, Resilience and Hazards

Cavan, Gina


Managing Natural Resources for Extreme Climate Events: Differences in Risk Perception Among Urban and Rural Communities in Sydney, Australia
Louise Boronyak-Vasco, Brent Jacobs
12. Integrating Microfinance, Climate Finance and Climate Change Adaptation: A Sub-Saharan

Alesch, Daniel J. - Natural Hazard Mitigation Policy, ebook

Natural Hazard Mitigation Policy

Alesch, Daniel J.


Table of contents
1. The Starting Point: A Confluence of Questions About Policy Design and Implementation
Daniel J. Alesch, Lucy A. Arendt, William J. Petak
2. Origins and History of California Seismic Building Retrofit Regulations