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Online Mapping for Residents to View Hazard Potential

Date Published: May 2014

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This online mapping tool, developed by he California Emergency Management Agency, features the "My Hazards" Web site, to help residents identify and prepare for natural hazards in their locality. The agency hopes that by identifying local risk, residents will increase their knowledge about natural disasters and take up preparedness efforts specific to their risk.

Keywords: communications; data; toolkit; disaster resiliency; education; housing; infrastructure; mapping; outreach; public engagement; risk mapping; Web based tool; resilience

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  • University of Louisville
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