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2020

Floods: Forecasting and Mitigation

Author : Makayla Lynwood

Subject : Disaster Management

ISBN :9781647400248

An overflow of water which submerges land that is generally dry is known as a flood. This overflow can be from a number of water bodies such as lakes, rivers or oceans. It can also be caused from an excessive

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2021

Global Flood Hazard: Mapping, Forecasting and Risk Assessment

Author : Flynn Hayes

Subject : Disaster Management

An overflow of water that primarily submerges the dry land is known as flood. Floods are of primary concern in the field of agriculture, civil engineering and public health. It can occur due to upslope

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2019

Floods: Impacts and Risk Management

Author : Symon Foster

Subject : Disaster Management

ISBN :9781682867082

A flood is a natural disaster that refers to the overflow of water from water bodies like rivers, seas or oceans leading to a submersion of land. Floods usually occur as a result of an ecological disturbance.

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2019

Natural Disaster Handbook

Author : Regina Cobb

Subject : Disaster Management

ISBN :9781682867570

Natural disasters are adverse events that are caused by natural processes of the Earth. These include earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, floods, tsunamis, tornadoes and hurricanes. Natural disasters can

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2018

Disaster Management: Weather Hazards

Author : Kenneth Berger

Subject : Disaster Management

ISBN :9781682866009

As the population and pollution is on the rise, it has disturbed the natural environment; this has led to many weather hazards. The only way to combat these hazards is through efficient disaster management.

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2018

Emergency Management: Key Concepts and Strategies

Author : Tim Foreman

Subject : Disaster Management

ISBN :9781682865255

The field of emergency management helps in mitigating the adverse impacts of natural disasters. It is mainly concerned with creating ways and methods of reducing the effects such as loss of life, damage

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2018

Risk Reduction, Resilience and Recovery of Natural Hazards

Author : Harry Jones

Subject : Disaster Management

ISBN :9781682865248

Natural hazards are natural phenomena that cause immense damage to the environment. Tornadoes, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions and floods are some examples of natural disasters. There are various methods

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2018

Weather Hazards Handbook

Author : Jonah Hedges

Subject : Disaster Management

ISBN :9781682865590

Weather hazards are defined as extreme weather phenomena that can cause damage to people as well as surroundings. Some examples of extreme weather events include tornadoes, floods, storms, droughts, etc.

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2017

Disaster Preparedness and Management

Author : Judah Carter

Subject : Disaster Management

ISBN :9781682864913

Disaster preparedness is the process in which systematic programmes are created to reduce potential damages that are caused by disasters. This book on disaster preparedness and management takes into account

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2017

Natural Disasters: Challenges and Management

Author : Alfred Scott

Subject : Disaster Management

ISBN :9781682864654

This book provides comprehensive insights into the field of natural disaster, its challenges and management. The subject area deals with study of events that are caused naturally resulting in damage to

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