Visualizing Hazards and Risk

Type: Paper
Theme: Hazards, Geography, and GIScience
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Day: 4/13/2018
Start / End Time: 3:20 PM / 5:00 PM (Eastern Standard Time)
Room: Napoleon B1, Sheraton 3rd Floor
Organizers: The Hazards, Geography & GIS Theme
Chairs: Jennifer Boehnert


The ability to visualize risks and impacts can be important for public understanding. The papers in this session explore the use of geovisualizaiton techniques for application to planning, preparedness, and communication of risk.


Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter William Bass*, Houston Advanced Research Center, Summarizing Hurricane Harvey's Environmental Impacts 20 3:20 PM
Presenter Jennifer Boehnert*, NCAR, Olga Wilhmelmi, NCAR, Heather Lazarus, NCAR, Rebecca Morss, NCAR, Julie Demuth, NCAR, Communication of storm surge risk using 2D and 3D visuals 20 3:40 PM
Presenter Lourdes De Ita*, Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolas De Hidalgo, Morelia, Mexico, Cartographic Information, Seismic Risk and the Real Estate Market in Mexico City 19s 20 4:00 PM
Presenter Olga Wilhelmi*, , Heather Lazrus, NCAR, Jennifer Boehnert, NCAR, Rebecca Morss, NCAR, Jill Gambill, University of Georgia, Visualizing Hurricane Storm Surge Forecast: Results from Focus Groups Research 20 4:20 PM

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