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TitleRisk-based land-use guide: safe use of land based on hazard risk assessment
LicencePlease note the adoption of the Open Government Licence - Canada supersedes any previous licences.
AuthorStruik, L C; Pearce, L D; Dercole, F; Shoubridge, J; van Zijll de Jong, SORCID logo; Allan, J D; Hastings, N LORCID logo; Clague, J J
SourceGeological Survey of Canada, Open File 7772, 2015, 208 pages (3 sheets), Open Access logo 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
Illustrationstables; schematic diagrams; flow charts; photographs; cartoons
ProgramPublic Safety Geoscience Quantitative risk assessment project
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.

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