Influences of place characteristics on hazards, perception and response: a case study of the hazardscape of the Wellington Region, New Zealand
Shabana Khan, MJ Crozier, David Kennedy
Natural Hazards | SPRINGER | Published : 2012
The authors are grateful for the research grant provided by the School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences, Victoria University of Wellington to support this paper. We also give our sincere thanks to the Greater Wellington Regional Council, Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences, National Institute for Water and Atmospheric Research and Victoria University of Wellington for data supply, friends for helping with the field work and the local people of the Wellington Region for giving their precious time and generous response. The authors are also grateful to Dr. Dallice Sim for providing statistical guidance and to the anonymous reviewers for their comments and suggestions for this manuscript which helped to improve this paper.