Volcanic Hazard Impacts and Mitigation Options (2013)
Type of ContentOral Presentation
PublisherUniversity of Canterbury. Geological Sciences
- Science: Journal Articles 
Outline of Talk 1. Global volcanic hazard casualties 2. Proximal and distal hazards, general mitigation options 3. Summary of Volcanic impacts on: Infrastructure (electricity networks, water and wastewater, transport, communications) Health (injury hazards, effects on drinking water, respiratory hazards) Agriculture (effects on crops, livestock)
CitationWilson, T.M., Stewart, C., Leonard, G. (2013) Volcanic Hazard Impacts and Mitigation Options. Auckland, New Zealand: Planning for a Volcanic Crisis- GNS Science Short Course, 17 Sep 2013.
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KeywordsNatural Hazard Management; Hazard; Management; Risk; Volcano; Mitigation; Impacts; Infrastructure; Health; Agriculture
ANZSRC Fields of Research37 - Earth sciences::3709 - Physical geography and environmental geoscience::370903 - Natural hazards
37 - Earth sciences::3705 - Geology::370512 - Volcanology
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