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The Resource Enduring geohazards in the Caribbean : moving from the reactive to the proactive, edited by Serwan M. J. Baban

Enduring geohazards in the Caribbean : moving from the reactive to the proactive, edited by Serwan M. J. Baban

Label
Enduring geohazards in the Caribbean : moving from the reactive to the proactive
Title
Enduring geohazards in the Caribbean
Title remainder
moving from the reactive to the proactive
Statement of responsibility
edited by Serwan M. J. Baban
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV551.5.C27
LC item number
E53 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baban, Serwan M. J
  • University of the West Indies (Saint Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hazard mitigation
  • Flood damage prevention
  • Landslides
Label
Enduring geohazards in the Caribbean : moving from the reactive to the proactive, edited by Serwan M. J. Baban
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Proceedings from the workshop "Enduring Geohazards (Landslides and Floods) in the Caribbean Region," held at the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad, on Dec. 8, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.
  • Enduring Landslides and Floods in the Caribbean Region/
  • Angella Cropper
  • p. 1
  • Sect. 1.
  • Landslides
  • 2.
  • Modelling Landslides in Tropical Environments/
  • Keith Tovey
  • p. 15
  • 3.
  • Planning for Hillside Terrains/
  • Deborah Thomas
  • Senwan M. J. Baban
  • p. 40
  • 4.
  • Developing a GIS-based Landslide Susceptibility Map for Tropical Mountainous Environments/
  • Serwan M. J. Baban
  • Kamal Sant
  • p. 64
  • 5.
  • Using Contemporary Geo-imaging Technologies for Landslide Investigations in Tropical Environments/
  • Raid Al-Tahir
  • Vernon Singhroy
  • p. 81
  • Sect. 2.
  • Floods
  • 6.
  • Using GIS for Flood Management and Mitigation in Trinidad and Tobago/
  • Bheshem Ramlal
  • p. 107
  • 7.
  • Using GIS for Flood Risk Assessment and Flood Sensitivity Maps for a Watershed in Trinidad and Tobago/
  • Serwan M. J. Baban
  • Ronnie Kantasingh
  • p. 124
  • 8.
  • New Examination of Floods in the Region: Debris Floods and Debris Flows in the Caribbean/
  • Rafi Ahmad
  • p. 141
  • 9.
  • Mapping Flood-prone Areas: A Geoinformatics Approach/
  • Serwan M. J. Baban
  • Francis Cannisus
  • p. 157
  • Sect. 3.
  • Geohazards Management
  • 10.
  • Developing a Proactive Approach to Geohazards Management in Trinidad and Tobago/
  • Serwan M. J. Baban
  • p. 181
  • 11.
  • Issues in Flood Risk Management/
  • Andrew Fox
  • p. 192
  • 12.
  • Recognizing and Managing Unstable Slopes in Trinidad and Tobago/
  • Serwan M. J. Baban
  • John B. Ritter
  • p. 206
  • 13.
  • Developing Early "Warning Systems for Managing Geohazards in the Caribbean/
  • Serwan M. J. Baban
  • Kelly Aliasgar
  • p. 225
  • 14.
  • Beyond Humanitarianism: Building Resilient Communities, Revisiting the Development Dialogue/
  • Jeremy Collymore
  • p. 244
Control code
ocn166368667
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 256 p.
Isbn
9789766402044
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Enduring geohazards in the Caribbean : moving from the reactive to the proactive, edited by Serwan M. J. Baban
Publication
Note
Proceedings from the workshop "Enduring Geohazards (Landslides and Floods) in the Caribbean Region," held at the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad, on Dec. 8, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.
  • Enduring Landslides and Floods in the Caribbean Region/
  • Angella Cropper
  • p. 1
  • Sect. 1.
  • Landslides
  • 2.
  • Modelling Landslides in Tropical Environments/
  • Keith Tovey
  • p. 15
  • 3.
  • Planning for Hillside Terrains/
  • Deborah Thomas
  • Senwan M. J. Baban
  • p. 40
  • 4.
  • Developing a GIS-based Landslide Susceptibility Map for Tropical Mountainous Environments/
  • Serwan M. J. Baban
  • Kamal Sant
  • p. 64
  • 5.
  • Using Contemporary Geo-imaging Technologies for Landslide Investigations in Tropical Environments/
  • Raid Al-Tahir
  • Vernon Singhroy
  • p. 81
  • Sect. 2.
  • Floods
  • 6.
  • Using GIS for Flood Management and Mitigation in Trinidad and Tobago/
  • Bheshem Ramlal
  • p. 107
  • 7.
  • Using GIS for Flood Risk Assessment and Flood Sensitivity Maps for a Watershed in Trinidad and Tobago/
  • Serwan M. J. Baban
  • Ronnie Kantasingh
  • p. 124
  • 8.
  • New Examination of Floods in the Region: Debris Floods and Debris Flows in the Caribbean/
  • Rafi Ahmad
  • p. 141
  • 9.
  • Mapping Flood-prone Areas: A Geoinformatics Approach/
  • Serwan M. J. Baban
  • Francis Cannisus
  • p. 157
  • Sect. 3.
  • Geohazards Management
  • 10.
  • Developing a Proactive Approach to Geohazards Management in Trinidad and Tobago/
  • Serwan M. J. Baban
  • p. 181
  • 11.
  • Issues in Flood Risk Management/
  • Andrew Fox
  • p. 192
  • 12.
  • Recognizing and Managing Unstable Slopes in Trinidad and Tobago/
  • Serwan M. J. Baban
  • John B. Ritter
  • p. 206
  • 13.
  • Developing Early "Warning Systems for Managing Geohazards in the Caribbean/
  • Serwan M. J. Baban
  • Kelly Aliasgar
  • p. 225
  • 14.
  • Beyond Humanitarianism: Building Resilient Communities, Revisiting the Development Dialogue/
  • Jeremy Collymore
  • p. 244
Control code
ocn166368667
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xi, 256 p.
Isbn
9789766402044
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps

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