Hurricane Hazards and Impacts
Date: 04/24/12 7:00 pm ET - 04/24/12
Location: Online Presentation

Hurricane Hazards and Impacts is the third in a series of webinars offered by Hurricanes: Science and Society (HSS) and presented by The University of Rhode Island, Graduate School of Oceanography in partnership with the American Meteorological Society (AMS), Centers for Ocean Sciences Education Excellence (COSEE), and the National Hurricane Center (NHC). This webinar features:

  • Hurricane Winds/Tornadoes (Mark Powell, NOAA Hurricane Research Division)
  • Storm Surge/Flooding (Jeff Pereira, NOAA National Hurricane Center)
  • Coastal Impacts (Doug Meffert, Tulane/Xavier Center for Bioenvironmental Research)

The HSS Webinar Series is designed to provide educators with an opportunity to "meet" some of the top hurricane scientists in the country, while learning about their research and being introduced to a range of hurricane related topics. Target audiences are instructors of high school and undergraduate level courses and informal science educators.

Click here for information on the other webinars in this series.

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