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Science of the Total Environment, ISSN 0048-9697, 10/2018, Volume 639, pp. 195 - 207
Flood risks are dynamically changing over time. Over decades and centuries, the main drivers for flood risk change are influenced either by perturbations or... 
Settlement development | River engineering | Flood risk change | Spatio-temporal dynamics of flood risk | Model experiment | Floodplain | MANAGEMENT | CLIMATE-CHANGE | DAMAGE | RHINE | ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES | AVALANCHE RISK | DYNAMICS | LAND-USE | IMPACTS | RIVER REGULATION | EXPOSURE | Levees | Dikes (Engineering) | Economic growth | Watershed management | Climatic changes | Rivers | Risk management
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Natural Hazards and Earth System Science, ISSN 1561-8633, 05/2009, Volume 9, Issue 3, pp. 801 - 813
Over the last ten years, a risk-based approach to manage natural hazards - termed the risk concept - has been introduced to the management of natural hazards... 
FLOOD | COST-BENEFIT | WATER RESOURCES | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | METEOROLOGY & ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES | AVALANCHE RISK
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Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, ISSN 0027-8424, 03/2018, Volume 115, Issue 13, pp. 3410 - 3415
Ongoing climate warming has been demonstrated to impact the cryosphere in the Indian Himalayas, with substantial consequences for the risk of disasters, human... 
Tree rings | Climate change | Snow avalanche | Himalayas | Cryosphere | WEATHER | MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES | TREE-RINGS | cryosphere | FRENCH ALPS | RECONSTRUCTIONS | snow avalanche | RELEASE | FRANCE | VARIABILITY | MASSIF | MOUNTAINS | SWITZERLAND | tree rings | climate change | Climatic changes | Global warming | Avalanches | Risk factors | Environmental Sciences | Biological Sciences | Physical Sciences
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Earth-Science Reviews, ISSN 0012-8252, 02/2018, Volume 177, pp. 497 - 513
Since the late 1960s it became clear that a more sustainable protection of people and property from the negative impacts of natural hazards will require a more... 
Quantitative risk analysis | Snow avalanche | Flood | Debris flow | Eco-DRR | Rockfall | Protection forests | DEBRIS FLOWS | LARGE WOOD RECRUITMENT | SNOW AVALANCHE DISTURBANCE | SOCIAL VULNERABILITY | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | ROCKFALL PROTECTION | LANDSLIDE HAZARD | PROBABILISTIC APPROACH | SHALLOW LANDSLIDES | ROOT REINFORCEMENT | Ecosystems | Land use | Planning | Landslides | Avalanches
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Cryosphere, ISSN 1994-0416, 10/2016, Volume 10, Issue 5, pp. 2399 - 2413
Glaciers of the Bolivian Andes represent an important water resource for Andean cities and mountain communities, yet relatively little work has assessed... 
MORAINE-DAMMED LAKES | WATER-RESOURCES | ROCK AVALANCHE | TROPICAL ANDES | GEOGRAPHY, PHYSICAL | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | BRITISH-COLUMBIA | 16-DEGREES S | CLIMATE-CHANGE | SWISS ALPS | CORDILLERA-BLANCA | HAZARDS
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Remote Sensing, ISSN 2072-4292, 07/2017, Volume 9, Issue 7, p. 654
Glacial lakes in the Nepal Himalaya can threaten downstream communities and have large socio-economic consequences if an outburst flood occurs. This study... 
Moraine stability | Glacial lake | Rockfall | Downstream impact | Lake expansion | Risk | Avalanche | Hazard | Nepal | TSHO | SITE | downstream impact | EVEREST REGION | VOLUME | MORAINE-DAMMED LAKES | BREACH | REMOTE SENSING | AREA | INVENTORY | hazard | OUTBURST FLOOD | avalanche | glacial lake | risk | moraine stability | rockfall | lake expansion
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Human Organization, ISSN 0018-7259, 12/2015, Volume 74, Issue 4, pp. 287 - 295
This article provides a brief introduction to advancements in the anthropology of disasters as well as the historical antecedents and the intellectual... 
Climate change | Disaster | Risk | Hazards | Culture | Displacement | AVALANCHE | SPACE | hazards | culture | risk | displacement | SOCIAL SCIENCES, INTERDISCIPLINARY | YUNGAY | ANTHROPOLOGY | disaster | climate change | Anthropology | Climatic changes | Research | Analysis | Antecedents | Anthropologists | Critical phenomena | Studies | Famine | Disasters | Earthquakes | Cooperation | Disaster recovery
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Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, ISSN 1561-8633, 10/2016, Volume 16, Issue 10, pp. 2227 - 2234
Avalanches pose a significant problem in most mountain regions of Russia. The constant growth of economic activity, and therefore the increased avalanche... 
WATER RESOURCES | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | METEOROLOGY & ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES | AVALANCHE RISK | Ski resorts | Laws, regulations and rules | Risk assessment | Avalanches
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Natural Hazards and Earth System Science, ISSN 1561-8633, 2009, Volume 9, Issue 2, pp. 523 - 537
Embedded in the overall concept of integral risk management, mitigating mountain hazards is pillared by land use regulations, risk transfer, and information.... 
DAVOS | TEMPORAL VARIABILITY | VULNERABILITY | WATER RESOURCES | ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARDS | MUNICIPALITY | EXPERT | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | AVALANCHE RISK | SWITZERLAND | METEOROLOGY & ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES | JUDGMENTS | PERCEPTIONS
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Natural Hazards and Earth System Science, ISSN 1561-8633, 2012, Volume 12, Issue 11, pp. 3571 - 3587
As a consequence of flood impacts, communities inhabiting mountain areas are increasingly affected by considerable damage to infrastructure and property. The... 
DAVOS | TEMPORAL VARIABILITY | CASE-STUDY GALTUR | WATER RESOURCES | DAMAGE | AUSTRIA | MUNICIPALITY | GEOSCIENCES, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | AVALANCHE RISK | SWITZERLAND | STATISTICAL LIFE | METEOROLOGY & ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES | MOUNTAIN HAZARDS | Risk assessment
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