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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Scientists argue for more comprehensive studies of Cascade volcanoesScientists argue for more 'synthesis' research looking at the big picture of volcanology t [...]

The methods can be replicated by cities to help them identify which neighborhoods are most at risk a [...]

Hundreds of bubble streams link biology, seismology off Washington's coastThe first survey of methane vent sites off Washington's coast finds 1,778 bubble columns, with [...]

Geophysics: A surprising, cascading earthquakeThe Kaikoura earthquake in New Zealand in 2016 caused widespread damage. Researchers have now dissec [...]

New research reveals that sharp variations of the surface of volcanoes can affect data collected by [...]

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