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  • American Experience: Fatal Flood - Companion site to the PBS documentary about the 1927 flooding of the Mississippi River. Includes timeline, maps, profiles of people and events, teacher's guide, and info about the film.
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  • CrisisWiki - Volunteer driven resource that lists sites and information, such as charities, news, and relief efforts, relating to natural disasters.
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  • Degassing Lakes Manoun and Nyos - History of the 1986 disaster at Lake Nyos and details of a plan to mitigate the effect of future disasters through degassing. Includes a webcam at Lake Nyos.
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  • Disaster Research Center - Online publications, data, bibliographies, and other information relevant to the sociology of disasters.
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  • Forces of Nature - Educational information about natural phenomena and different natural disasters. Includes information about the causes of disasters as well as lists of the worst recorded type of each disaster.
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  • Geologic Hazards - US Geological Survey resources on hazards related to earthquakes, landslides, and geomagnetism.
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  • Global Risk Identification Program - GRIP targets areas of the world where disaster is a major factor in reducing sustainable development. Its objectives are to improve the evidence base for disaster risks and improve risk management strategies.
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  • Natural Disaster Management in India - Government Department of Agriculture and Cooperation information resource, including reports on recent and current disasters and information on management initiatives.
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  • Natural Disasters Association - Provides information on different types of disasters, courses, education and a forum.
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  • The Natural Hazards Center - Natural Hazards Center at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Information on human adaptation to disaster.
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  • Natural Hazards Databases at National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) - Natural Hazards data and educational information including earthquake, tsunami, and stress data
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  • The Natural Hazards Mitigation Group at University of Geneva - Research and training programs on volcanic and seismic hazards and their mitigation, as well as disaster response.
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  • A Procedure to Evaluate the Effectiveness of Two Watch Warning Systems - Notes from this workshop on the effectiveness of heat related health watch systems.
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  • Savage Earth - Web companion to the PBS show, produced by New York's WNET, on natural disasters like earthquakes, tsunamis, and volcanoes. Includes detailed animations, QuickTime movies, survivors' stories, and links.
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  • Societal Aspects of Weather - Organization which measures the impact of weather on people.
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  • Urban Survival Tools - Natural disaster information, probability, statistics links and other information. Also provides survival kits and other survival products
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  • USGS -- Hazards Theme - Public-education gateway to U.S. Geologic Survey information on hazards.
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