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by salsinawi
Fri Aug 10, 2007 4:48 pm
Forum: Seismic Hazard , Risk Management & Earthquake Engineering
Topic: DISASTER RESEARCH 483 /Natural Hazards Center /U Colorado
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DISASTER RESEARCH 483 /Natural Hazards Center /U Colorado

The Latest News from Disaster Research -- August 9, 2007 DISASTER RESEARCH 483 TABLE OF CONTENTS 1) Natural Hazards Center Seeks a Program Manager 2) One-Third of Coastal Residents Will Refuse Hurricane Evacuation Orders 3) Participants Needed for a Study of Disaster Managers 4) FEMA Announces $110 ...
by salsinawi
Thu Jun 28, 2007 8:08 pm
Forum: NON SEISMIC NATURAL HAZARDS DISASTERS AND RISKS
Topic: FEMA CLASSIFICATION OF NATURAL HAZARDS AND DISASTERS
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FEMA CLASSIFICATION OF NATURAL HAZARDS AND DISASTERS

http://www.fema.gov/hazard/ Household Chemical Emergency Nearly every household uses products containing hazardous materials or chemicals. Although the risk of a chemical accident is slight, knowing how to handle these products and how to react during an emergency can reduce the risk of injury. The...
by salsinawi
Wed Jun 06, 2007 11:13 pm
Forum: NON SEISMIC NATURAL HAZARDS DISASTERS AND RISKS
Topic: Handbook on Disaster Communications for Developing Countries
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Handbook on Disaster Communications for Developing Countries

The following is provided by Hans Zimmerman, OCHA ( zimmermann@un.org ) regarding work on a second edition of the "Handbook on Disaster Communications for Developing Countries", first edition published by the ITU in English, French and Spanish in 2000. "For the work on the revision we are looking fo...
by salsinawi
Wed Jun 06, 2007 11:11 pm
Forum: NON SEISMIC NATURAL HAZARDS DISASTERS AND RISKS
Topic: NATURAL HAZARD DATA BASE RESOURCES & RESEARCH
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NATURAL HAZARD DATA BASE RESOURCES & RESEARCH

NATURAL HAZARD DATA BASE RESOURCES & RESEARCH Source:http://search.aol.com/aolcom/browseid=113583&source=subcats Center for Integration of Natural Disaster Information Recent natural disaster information from the USGS. Also contains links to general hazard resources. http://cindi.usgs.gov Natural Di...
by salsinawi
Tue Apr 24, 2007 12:21 am
Forum: International Organizations , Publications & Documentations
Topic: ESC EUROPEAN SEISMOLOGICAL COMMISSION
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ESC EUROPEAN SEISMOLOGICAL COMMISSION

http://www.esc.bgs.ac.uk/esc.html ________________________________________ The ESC is a commission of IASPEI, which is associated to IUGG and its aim is to promote seismological studies and projects in Europe, countries bordering the Mediterranean and immediate neighbours; an area from the Mid-Atlan...
by salsinawi
Tue Apr 24, 2007 12:19 am
Forum: International Organizations , Publications & Documentations
Topic: EMSC //// European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre
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EMSC //// European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre

EMSC //// European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre The principal scientific objectives of the EMSC are : * to establish and operate a system for rapid determination of the European and Mediterranean earthquake epicentres (location of major earthquakes within a delay of approximately one hour). Th...
by salsinawi
Tue Apr 24, 2007 12:16 am
Forum: International Organizations , Publications & Documentations
Topic: Observatoriesand Research Facilities for European Seismology
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Observatoriesand Research Facilities for European Seismology

ORFEUS (Observatories and Research Facilities for European Seismology), http://www.orfeus-eu.org/index.html ORFEUS (Observatories and Research Facilities for European Seismology), founded in 1987, is the non-profit foundation that aims at co-ordination and promoting digital, broadband (BB) seismolog...
by salsinawi
Sat Apr 07, 2007 11:13 pm
Forum: Earth Science Research
Topic: GPS THE GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM A REVIEW
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GPS THE GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM A REVIEW

http://www.gps.gov/ GPS THE GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM AND ITS APPLICATIONS A REVIEW Technical Information •GPS Wing (JPO) The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a U.S. space-based radionavigation system that provides reliable positioning, navigation, and timing services to civilian users on a contin...
by salsinawi
Wed Mar 28, 2007 11:47 am
Forum: Seismic Hazard , Risk Management & Earthquake Engineering
Topic: EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING & RELATED MEETINGS IN 2007
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EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING & RELATED MEETINGS IN 2007

A LISTING OF IMPORTANT EARTHQUAKE ENGINEERING RELATED MEETINGS IN 2007 3rd International Conference on Recent Advances in Space Technologies: Space for a More Secure World, RAST 2007 Web Address: http://www.rast.org.tr Place/Date: Istanbul - June 14-16, 2007 6th National Conference on Earthquake Eng...
by salsinawi
Sun Mar 18, 2007 11:27 am
Forum: International Organizations , Publications & Documentations
Topic: CTBTO Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization
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CTBTO Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization

http://www.ctbto.org/ The Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO) The Preparatory Commission The Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO Preparatory Commission) is an international organization establi...
by salsinawi
Tue Mar 06, 2007 9:05 pm
Forum: Earth Science Research
Topic: THE TIBETAN PLATEAU / THE LARGEST HIGHEST PLACE ON EARTH
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THE TIBETAN PLATEAU / THE LARGEST HIGHEST PLACE ON EARTH

THE TIBETAN PLATEAU / THE LARGEST HIGHEST PLACE ON EARTH The Tibetan Plateau http://geology.about.com/library/weekly/aa112501a.htm The largest highest place on Earth is a showcase of plate tectonics. In all the world's continents, there are five exceptional places that have strong, outsized effects ...
by salsinawi
Mon Mar 05, 2007 8:43 pm
Forum: Earth Science Research
Topic: THE WORLD STRESS MAP PROJECT / EARTH SYSTEM MANAGEMENT
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THE WORLD STRESS MAP PROJECT / EARTH SYSTEM MANAGEMENT

http://www-wsm.physik.uni-karlsruhe.de/pub/introduction/introduction_frame.html THE WORLD STRESS MAP PROJECT / A SERVICE FOR EARTH SYSTEM MANAGEMENT What is the World Stress Map? The World Stress Map (WSM) is the global repository for contemporary tectonic stress data from the Earth's crust. It was ...
by salsinawi
Mon Mar 05, 2007 8:26 pm
Forum: International Organizations , Publications & Documentations
Topic: IASPEI New Manual of Seismological Observatory Practice
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IASPEI New Manual of Seismological Observatory Practice

http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/bib/nmsop_formular.html IASPEI New Manual of Seismological Observatory Practice (NMSOP) Volume 1&2 Editor Peter Bormann GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam, 2002 ISBN 3-9808780-0-7 The IASPEI New Manual of Seismological Observatory Practice In 1994 the Commission on Practice (CoP)...
by salsinawi
Mon Mar 05, 2007 8:02 pm
Forum: Earthquake Research
Topic: PALEOSEISMOLOGY AND NEOTECTONICS RESEARCH
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PALEOSEISMOLOGY AND NEOTECTONICS RESEARCH

PALEOSEISMOLOGY AND NEOTECTONICS RESEARCH Names & Addresses of Paleoseismologists http://earthquake.usgs.gov/research/geology/names.php If you would like your name, address, and interests listed here, please email that information to Alan Nelson in the format used below. John Adams Address: adams@se...
by salsinawi
Sun Mar 04, 2007 11:18 pm
Forum: Seismic Hazard , Risk Management & Earthquake Engineering
Topic: RELEMR/Reduction of Earthquake Losses in E. Mediterrannean
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Views: 6701

RELEMR/Reduction of Earthquake Losses in E. Mediterrannean

RELEMR /Reduction of Earthquake Losses in Eastern Mediterranean http://www.unesco.org/science/disaster/relemr_disaster.shtml PROJECTS REDUCING EARTHQUAKE LOSSES IN THE EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN REGION (RELEMR) Background The Mediterranean region, because of its geological structure, seismicity, active t...