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ACERCA DE LLUVIAS TORRENCIALES E INUNDACIONES EN NICARAGUA

MANAGUA INUNDADA Y SU FUTURO VULNERABLE Por Ricardo A. Alvarez Salaverry[1] Durante el 1er. Congreso Internacional de Ingeniería, celebrado en Managua del 23 al 25 de marzo de este año, dialogué con colegas arquitectos e ingenieros nicaragüenses y de otros … Continue reading

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REDUCING THE POTENTIAL FOR DAMAGE FROM HURRICANE IMPACT

Worried about the active and damaging 2017 Atlantic Hurricane season? Are you worried about how your dwelling or building may perform under the impact of a future hurricane? Do you have questions about the linkage between hurricanes and climate change? … Continue reading

Posted in Causality, Characterization of Impacts, Cyclogenesis, Featured, Flooding, Hazard Assessment, Hazard Mitigation, Hurricanes, MY OPINION, Regional Protection, Resilience, Science, Storm Surge, Tropical Cyclones, Tropical Depression, Tropical Storm, Tropical Wave, Typhoon, Vulnerability Assessment, Weather | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment