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ERTH 5215 [0.5 credit] (GEO 5115) Natural Hazards in Canada - Risk and Impact

Overview of natural hazards and severe weather phenomena in Canada. Notions of risk, return period, and probability of occurrence of natural disasters. Impact on society and infrastructure. Mitigation policies and strategies.
Also listed as IPIS 5505.
Also offered at the undergraduate level, with different requirements, as ERTH 4815, for which additional credit is precluded.