Our Hazardous Environment GEOG 1110 Dr. Thieme. Scientific Method, Forecasts, Prediction, and Risk Assessment. Scientific Method. make observations. formulate a hypothesis. test the hypothesis with new observations. draw conclusions (build a "theory"). Scientific Hypothesis.
Our Hazardous EnvironmentGEOG 1110Dr. Thieme
Scientific Method, Forecasts, Prediction, and Risk Assessment
Acceptable Risk - the risk that society or individuals are willing to take
Flow Path for Predicting or Warning about a Natural Disaster
Direct Effects include people killed, injured, dislocated, or otherwise damaged
Indirect Effects include
Stages of Disaster Recovery: