Oct 24, 2020  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Academic Catalog

GEOL 106: Natural Disasters


(1 Unit)
A review of the natural disasters that affect humans and the environment. Emphasizes the causes and prediction of natural hazards, assessment of hazard vulnerability, and disaster mitigation and recovery through case studies of historical and recent natural disasters. Topics include earthquakes, volcanoes, landslides, extreme weather, climate change and floods. No laboratory. Staff.