Monthly Archives: November 2017

  • Job Posting – Tenure Track Assistant Geography Professor (GIS/Hazards)

    Posted 11/27/17

    The School of Geosciences at the University of South Florida seeks to fill a 9 month, full-time and tenure-earning, Assistant Professor position in the field of GIScience with an emphasis on spatial analysis, statistics, and/or modelling.  The successful candidate could have any research specialty, though preference may be given to candidates with strengths in natural […]

Natural Hazards News

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Looking to RECOVER After the FireA NASA project is providing maps of satellite data to emergency response teams during the Woolsey Fi [...]

Camp Fire Spreads Foul Air in CaliforniaPeople in Northern California and the Central Valley are coughing because of the noxious smoke. [...]

Smoke from Camp Fire Billows Across CaliforniaIn many areas, air quality deteriorated as smoke from the destructive fire spread widely across nort [...]

Flooding in Thailand and CambodiaSeasonal monsoon rains filled low-lying areas with water. [...]

Camp Fire Still Raging in CaliforniaThe fire has become the deadliest in state history. [...]

Seismic study reveals huge amount of water dragged into Earth's interiorSlow-motion collisions of tectonic plates under the ocean drag about three times more water down int [...]

In 1811 and 1812, the region around New Madrid, Missouri, experienced a number of major earthquakes. [...]

White line of algae deaths marks uplift in 2016 Chilean earthquakeA bleached fringe of dead marine algae, strung along the coastlines of two islands off the coast of [...]

Nobody wins in a landslideResearchers are adding specific details on landslides to the Nevada map of known hazards. [...]

Scientists have used data from the European Space Agency (ESA), Gravity field and steady-state Ocean [...]

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