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TitleRisk-based land-use guide: safe use of land based on hazard risk assessment
AuthorStruik, L C; Pearce, L D; Dercole, F; Shoubridge, J; van Zijll de Jong, S; Allan, J D; Hastings, N L; Clague, J J
SourceGeological Survey of Canada, Open File 7772, 2015, 208 pages (3 sheets), (Open Access)
Alt SeriesGovernment of Canada, Federal Floodplain Mapping Guidelines Series
PublisherNatural Resources Canada
Documentopen file
Mediaon-line; digital
File formatreadme
File formatpdf
Subjectsengineering geology; environmental geology; Health and Safety; land use; seismic risk; earthquake risk; building codes; health hazards; floods; flood plains; flood potential; environmental analysis; environmental studies; terrain management; geological hazards
Illustrationstables; schematic diagrams; flow charts; photographs; cartoons
ProgramQuantitative risk assessment project, Public Safety Geoscience
Released2015 04 20
Summary(Plain Language Summary, not published)
A guide for municipal staff in the major urban centres on how to use risk assessment to make safe land-use decisions to reduce their hazard risk.