Hazards

Hazards

The Oregon Water Atlas is an aggregation and visualization of Oregon’s water data. It was created...
Photo Credit: Tiffany Woods, Oregon Sea Grant (2016)Coastlines are beautiful and appealing places...
In urban areas the human and infrastructure costs of landslides are often mediate and devastating....
"Climate change refers to a change in the state of the climate that can be identified (e.g. using...
Facing_Climate_Change.png Climate change. The debate continues...
At the beach, winter storms strip away sand covering a buried forest. A road-cut reveals massive...
Tags: Hazards
Earthquakes An earthquake is defined as the "perceptible trembling to violent...
Tags: Hazards, Geology
Floods Floods are a common hazard in Oregon. The damaging effects of a flood can be local or...
According to the FEMA FAQ website, a 100-year flood is defined as: The term "100-year...
  Getting Involved with Community Wildfire Protection Planning   Many jurisdictions in Oregon have...

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