Book 2005

Developing Tsunami-Resilient Communities

The National Tsunami Hazard Mitigation Program


ISBN: 978-1-4020-3353-7 (Print) 978-1-4020-3607-1 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-4

  2. Chapter

    Pages 5-24

    The U.S. National Tsunami Hazard Mitigation Program: A Successful State—Federal Partnership

  3. Chapter

    Pages 25-39

    The NTHMP Tsunameter Network

  4. Chapter

    Pages 41-58

    Real-Time Tsunami Forecasting: Challenges and Solutions

  5. Chapter

    Pages 59-72

    The Seismic Project of the National Tsunami Hazard Mitigation Program

  6. Chapter

    Pages 73-88

    Impact of the National Tsunami Hazard Mitigation Program on Operations of the Richard H. Hagemeyer Pacific Tsunami Warning Center

  7. Chapter

    Pages 89-110

    Progress in NTHMP Hazard Assessment

  8. Chapter

    Pages 111-119

    Local Tsunami Warning in the Pacific Coastal United States

  9. Chapter

    Pages 121-139

    Planning for Tsunami-Resilient Communities

  10. Chapter

    Pages 141-153

    The Role of Education in the National Tsunami Hazard Mitigation Program

  11. Chapter

    Pages 155-162

    Planning for Tsunami: Reducing Future Losses Through Mitigation

  12. Chapter

    Pages 163-171

    NOAA Weather Radio (NWR) — A Coastal Solution to Tsunami Alert and Notification

  13. Chapter

    Pages 173-184

    Measuring Tsunami Preparedness in Coastal Washington, United States