Man-made hazards such as groundwater pollution, subsidence and soil erosion add to this figure. Geological Hazards is the first book to consider both natural and man-made disasters in a single volume. All major geological hazards are examined. It presents a state-of-the art survey for students on civil engineering and physical geography courses, as well as researchers and practicing civil engineers.
It examines methods of assessing, evaluating and combatting hazards, both natural and man-made.
Richly illustrated, it views the subject from an international perspective. Part Two: Volcanic Activity.
Fred G Bell
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Geological Hazards: Their Assessment, Avoidance and Mitigation / Edition 1
To set a reading intention, click through to any list item, and look for the panel on the left hand side:. Geological hazards: their assessment, avoidance, and mitigation Essential Reading Electronic resource. Type Book Author s Bell, F.