Bringing Early Warning to the People: Electronic Technology: The Role of the Internet

  • Peter S. Anderson

Abstract

Most natural hazards are intricately tied to global developments, whether they be climatically-based or influenced, as is the case with storms, floods, wildland fires and droughts; geophysically-based, as is the case with earthquakes, tsunamis and volcanic eruptions, or biologically-based, as is the case with human, exotic plant and animal diseases.

Keywords

Ozone Radar Harness Nise 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2003

Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter S. Anderson
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  1. 1.Centre for Policy Research on Science and TechnologySimon Fraser UniversityVancouverCanada

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