Journal article

Assessing vulnerability to natural hazards: Impact-based method and application to drought in Washington state

MM Fontaine, AC Steinemann

Natural Hazards Review | American Society of Civil Engineers | Published : 2009

University of Melbourne Researchers

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Funding Acknowledgements

The writers thank Doug McChesney, Loveday Conquest, and Sara Curran for their valuable expertise and contributions to this study. The writers also thank the reviewers of this article for their important and helpful comments. This research received support from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration under Grant No. NA06OAR4310075; the Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean (JISAO) under NOAA Cooperative Agreement No. NA17RJ1232, Contribution No. 1626; the National Science Foundation under Grant No. CMS 9874391; and from the Washington Dept. of Ecology and Washington Department of Community, Trade, and Economic Development through Contract No. 0511100008. Any opinions, findings, or conclusions are those of the writers and do not necessarily reflect the views of the agencies that provided support.