Potential dangers from both natural processes (e.g., earthquakes, floods, and climate change) and human impacts on the environment.
Hurricane and extreme storm impact studies: hurricanes, El-Niño, & northeasters [ More info] Description of three types of severe coastal storm impacts: hurricane impacts on the southeast U.S., extra-tropical storm impacts on the U.S. west coast during El-Nino winters, and 'northeaster' impacts on the U.S. east coast.
Interagency Grizzly Bear Study Team (IGBST) [ More info] Description of research program for immediate and long-term management of grizzly bears (Ursus arctos horribilis) inhabiting the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. Includes links to reports in PDF format and cooperating organizations.
Kilauea - eruption update and image archive [ More info] Current Kilauea eruption activity, updated daily with recent photos, maps, and deformation information and links to video for broadband users, photo glossary, and image archive.
Kilauea - perhaps the world's most active volcano [ More info] Current activity, hazards, and history of eruptions of Kilauea Volcano.
Kilauea--an Explosive Volcano in Hawaii [ More info] Explains how explosive eruptions occur here, shows the history of its eruptions, and describes the effects and hazards that accompany them.
Landslide Hazards Program [ More info] Research program designed to improve understanding of the causes of ground failure so that the hazards associated with landslides can be mitigated or avoided.
Landslide Hazards in the Seattle, Washington, Area [ More info] Explains how and why landslides occur in this area, and what can be done to forecast and mitigate them.
Landslide events [ More info] Current, regularly updated reports of landslides nationwide
Landslide hazards: Frequently Asked Questions [ More info] Answers to common questions about landslides and the hazards they pose.
Landslide types and processes [ More info] An introductory primer giving basic scientific facts about landslides--the types of landslides, how they are initiated, and how they can begin to be managed as a hazard.
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