• U.S. Geological Survey: Natural Hazards

    www.usgs.gov/natural_hazards Natural Hazards. Every year in the United States, natural hazard events threaten lives and livelihoods, resulting in deaths and billions of dollars in damage.
  • Natural hazard - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Natural_hazard A natural hazard [1] is a naturally occurring event that might have a negative effect on people or the environment. Natural hazard events can be grouped into two ...
  • Natural Hazards - Springer

    link.springer.com/journal/11069 Natural Hazards is devoted to original research work on all aspects of natural hazards, including the forecasting of catastrophic events, risk management, and the ...
    • Natural Hazards, Part 1 - FEMA.gov

      www.fema.gov/pdf/areyouready/natural_hazards_1.pdf 47 2 Natural Hazards Part 2 includes information about many types of natural hazards. Natural hazards are natural events that threaten lives, property, and other assets.
    • Natural hazards | WMO

      www.wmo.int/pages/themes/hazards/index_en.html Natural hazards are severe and extreme weather and climate events that occur naturally in all parts of the world, although some regions are more vulnerable to certain ...
    • What are natural hazards? - OAS

      www.oas.org/dsd/publications/Unit/oea54e/ch05.htm What are natural hazards? 1. How natural are natural hazards? 2. The environment, natural hazards, and sustainable development. A widely accepted definition ...
    • Natural Hazards – incl. option to publish open access

      www.springer.com/earth+sciences+and+geography/natural+hazards/journal/11069 Natural Hazards is devoted to original research work on all aspects of natural hazards, including the forecasting of catastrophic events, risk management, and the ...
    • Natural Hazards Center | University of Colorado at Boulder

      www.colorado.edu/hazards The mission of the Natural Hazards Center at the University of Colorado at Boulder is to advance and communicate knowledge on hazards mitigation and disaster ...
    • List of Natural Disasters - Buzzle

      www.buzzle.com/articles/list-of-natural-disasters.html List of Natural Disasters. Natural disasters such as hurricanes can be predicted. However, occurrence of an earthquake or a volcanic explosion surprises us.
    • Natural Hazards | Science Feature Categories - USGS

      www.usgs.gov/blogs/features/science_feature/natural_hazards Looking back on the past year, we are reminded of the dangers natural hazards pose and the need for science and preparedness to save lives and property.