Vulnerability to geological hazards in Great Britain : a spatial data perspective
Bee, Emma; Pennington, Catherine. 2010 Vulnerability to geological hazards in Great Britain : a spatial data perspective. [Poster] In: European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, 3-8 April 2011. British Geological Survey. (Unpublished)Before downloading, please read NORA policies.
Losses from natural hazards are, in principle, avoidable i.e. through enforcement of total bans on occupying hazardous areas. However, this does not come without cost; for example loss of revenue, restrictions on individual choice and loss of livelihood. Evaluating this trade-off is in essence what decision-makers, whether they are insurers, government departments, property developers etc, have to be able to achieve.
|Item Type:||Publication - Conference Item (Poster)|
|Programmes:||BGS Programmes 2010 > Land Use, Planning and Development|
|Date made live:||23 Jun 2011 15:01|
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