Natural Hazards

The Natural Hazards Section  focuses within AGU on studies of geophysical hazards, including droughts, earthquakes, fires, floods, heat waves, landslides, space weather, storms, tsunamis, volcano eruptions, impact by near-Earth objects, and related events. Read more

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Researchers report data gathered by orbiting satellites can yield more information about destructive [...]

Early-season hurricanes result in greater transmission of mosquito-borne infectious diseaseThe timing of a hurricane is one of the primary factors influencing its impact on the spread of mosq [...]

Researchers who took a closer look at a 1995 tsunami in the Gulf of Elat-Aqaba, at the northeastern [...]

New mechanical modeling of a network of active strike-slip faults in California's Imperial Vall [...]

A comprehensive catalog of earthquake sequences in Texas's Fort Worth Basin, from 2008 to 2018, [...]

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