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TitleA flood risk assessment tool for Canada
AuthorHastings, N L; Nastev, MORCID logo; Wagner, C; Chow, W; Rivard, J R; Struik, B
SourceCanadian Risk and Hazards Network Symposium, presentations; 2013 p. 1-28
LinksOnline - En ligne
Alt SeriesEarth Sciences Sector, Contribution Series 20140058
PublisherCanadian Risk and Hazards Network
MeetingCanadian Risk and Hazards Network Symposium, CRHNet; Regina; CA; November 5-8, 2013
Mediaon-line; digital
RelatedThis publication is related to A flood risk assessment tool for Canada
File formatppt
Subjectshydrogeology; Health and Safety; health hazards; floods; flood potential; hydrologic environment; coastal environment; Hazus
Illustrationsphotographs; screen captures; schematic diagrams
ProgramPublic Safety Geoscience Quantitative risk assessment project
Summary(Plain Language Summary, not published)
The presentation is intented for risk decision makers, such as governments (municipal, provincial, federal) and critical infrastructure owners to learn about the new research work being accomplished in the Public Safety Geoscience project, Quantifying Geohazard Risk. Current work involves adapting a software tool developed by the United States Federal Emergency Management Agency to estimate losses from flood events.

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