Publications

January CanHUG Meeting Resources

Agenda:

Meet and greet

Training and Resources

News and Views

Presentation: "Flood risk assessment in Fredericton using MS Excel spreadsheet" - Heather McGrath - University of New Brunswick, Fredericton

Hazards taxonomy: 
All Hazards
Earthquake
Flood
Themes taxonomy: 
Capacity Development
Climate Change Adaptation
Disaster Mitigation
Disaster Resilience
Disaster Risk Reduction
Emergency Management
Guideline
Hazus
Hazus Canada
Infrastructure Planning
Land Use Planning
Partnerships
Policies & Programs
Risk Assessment
Science & Technology
Resources taxonomy: 
Case Studies
Meeting Agendas & Minutes
Presentations

December CanHUG Meeting Resources

Subtitle: 
Presentations

Agenda:

Meet and greet

News and Views

Presentation: Case studies from “Cities Adapt to Extreme Rainfall” – Paul Kovacs, Executive Director of the Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction, adjunct professor of Economics at the University of Western Ontario and CEO of The Property and Casualty Insurance Compensation Corporation

Next Meeting: January 21, 2015

Email Malaika Ulmi for more information: mulmi@nrcan.gc.ca.

Hazards taxonomy: 
All Hazards
Earthquake
Flood
Hurricane/Typhoon
Landslide
Storm Surge
Tsunami
Themes taxonomy: 
Capacity Development
Climate Change Adaptation
Disaster Mitigation
Disaster Resilience
Disaster Risk Reduction
Emergency Management
Guideline
Hazus
Hazus Canada
Infrastructure Planning
Land Use Planning
Partnerships
Policies & Programs
Risk Assessment
Science & Technology
Resources taxonomy: 
Case Studies
Data
Educational Materials
Meeting Agendas & Minutes
Presentations
Publications
User Guides & Methods

Hazus Best Practices - 11 Stories describing the use of hazus

The Best Practice Portfolio has just released 11 new stories describing the use of Hazus-MH.

Hazards taxonomy: 
Earthquake
Flood
Hurricane/Typhoon
Themes taxonomy: 
Disaster Mitigation
Disaster Resilience
Disaster Risk Reduction
Hazus
Infrastructure Planning
Risk Assessment
Science & Technology
Resources taxonomy: 
Case Studies
Data
Educational Materials
Maps
Publications
User Guides & Methods

Proceedings of Hazus Annual Users conference 2014

Presentations for the 2014 Hazus Annual Users Conference can be viewed here.

Hazards taxonomy: 
Earthquake
Flood
Hurricane/Typhoon
Themes taxonomy: 
Hazus
Hazus Canada
Risk Assessment
Resources taxonomy: 
Case Studies
Educational Materials
Presentations

Interested in Building level analysis using the Hazus Canada flood module...

The attached Standard Operating Protocol has been shared by our colleagues at FEMA.  The protocol outlines the process to develop a detailed building inventory for modelling flood losses from an event

Hazards taxonomy: 
Flood
Themes taxonomy: 
Hazus
Hazus Canada
Resources taxonomy: 
Tools
User Guides & Methods

Interactive map of Earthquake soil conditions for Ottawa (Vs30 map)

This is a fantastic resource for those interested in seismic risk in the Ottawa area.  It allows a user to interactively find the NHERP soil classification geospatially link to map

Hazards taxonomy: 
Earthquake
Resources taxonomy: 
Maps
Tools

Squamish Case Study

The municipal case study was undertaken in the community of Squamish to test and validate methods for assessing risks from floods, earthquakes and debris flows.

Hazards taxonomy: 
Earthquake
Flood
Landslide
Themes taxonomy: 
Hazus
Risk Assessment
Resources taxonomy: 
Case Studies

Ottawa-Québec Infrastructure Corridor Case Study

Subtitle: 
Hazus Canada Case Study - East Coast Earthquake Loss Assessment

The Quebec Office of Natural Resources Canada working on the Quantifying Geohazard Risk Project is demonstrating the application of Hazus Canada earthquake module in a case study for the East Coast.

Brief abstract:

This broad-scale Hazus Canada validation study is conducted in the infrastructure corridor between Ottawa and Québec City.

Simulations and analyses of the geographic variation of the loss estimates are underway and will be posted on this site by the end of March, 2014.

Hazards taxonomy: 
Earthquake
Themes taxonomy: 
Hazus Canada
Resources taxonomy: 
Case Studies

Hazus Scenario for La Grande Secousse de Charlevoix 2013

Subtitle: 
Hazus scenario for the ShakeOut drill La Grande Secousse de Charlevoix 2013

Brief abstract:

On September 26, 2013, the Charlevoix region will be hosting the citizen preparedness drill “La Grande Secousse de Charlevoix 2013”. This is a ShakeOut-type drill designed to educate the public about how to protect themselves during a sizeable earthquake.

It was decided to define a Hazus scenario for the region to showcase the possibilities offered by Hazus.

Hazards taxonomy: 
Earthquake
Themes taxonomy: 
Hazus Canada
Resources taxonomy: 
Case Studies

District of North Vancouver Case Study

Subtitle: 
Hazus Canada Case Study - West Coast Earthquake Loss Assessment

The Vancouver Office of Natural Resources Canada working on the Quantifying Geohazard Risk Proje

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Hazards taxonomy: 
Earthquake
Themes taxonomy: 
Hazus Canada
Resources taxonomy: 
Case Studies
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