Webinar: Rapid Assessment of Hazard Impacts—NASA SEDAC's Hazard Mapper

Join us on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 2pm ET to learn about the new NASA SEDAC Hazard Mapper and how to make a rapid assessment of potential hazard impacts.
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Greg Yetman
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Jennifer Brennan
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When a major hazard event occurs, it is often difficult to ascertain quickly what the degree of population exposure might be, and what major infrastructure might be affected by the event. NASA's Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) Hazards Mapper provides a simple, online tool for estimating the population in proximity to a hazardous event and for identifying nearby facilities, including major dams, nuclear power plants, and settlements. The Mapper also displays near real-time data on earthquakes, fires, air quality, and, for the U.S., flood and tornado warnings.

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