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(TokyoCongrès international. Geomorphological hazards in Asia-Pacific region en Anglais - 1996)

Document title

Natural hazards in Taiwan

published at : Natural hazard mitigation

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

CHANG JUI-CHIN (1) ;
(1) Dept. of Geography, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, TAIWAN, PROVINCE DE CHINE

Abstract

Landslide and soil loss are major hazards in mountains and hills while flooding and land subsidence in the alluvial plain and low land by the coast. The magnitude and occurrence of each kind of natural hazard are varied according to intensity of process and physical geographic environment. However, the research on natural hazards have been promoted by academic institution and numerous reduction treatments such as dams, dikes have been constructed to mitigate the vulnerability to natural hazards

Source

Congrès

Congrès international. Geomorphological hazards in Asia-Pacific region, Tokyo , JAPON (06/09/1993)

published at : GeoJournal / ISSN 0343-2521 / CODEN GEOJDQ

Editor : Springer, Heidelberg - ALLEMAGNE (1977)

Millesime : 1996, vol. 38, no 3 [pp. 251-257]

Bibliographic references : 14 ref.

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 17887

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