Natural Hazards Center News

A new publication from the Transportation Research Board of the National Academies looks at how the nation’s transit agencies can sustain—and even improve—operations in a time of pandemic.


We recently issued a special call for our second round of funding for Quick Response research to study the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more about the awardees and their upcoming research.


We recently issued a special call for Quick Response research to study the social and public health impacts of disasters in U.S. territories. Learn more about the awardees and their upcoming research


Save the date for the next Making Mitigation Work webinar about how buyout programs can shield people and businesses from repetitive disasters.


Learn more about this opportunity to work with the Natural Hazards Center and the U.S. Geological Survey in advancing earthquake risk-related strategies and solutions for populations disproportionately impacted by disaster.


Save the date for the next Making Mitigation Work webinar about how disaster mitigation efforts can be used to improve inequity.


Save the date for the next Making Mitigation Work webinar where experts reflect on where we've come in the 20 years since the act was passed.


We recently issued a special call for Quick Response research to study the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on transportation and transit agencies. Learn more about the awardees and their upcoming research.


Natural hazards researchers can learn best practices for navigating the emotional challenges of conducting extreme events research.


New principles of risk communication guide is now available for flood risk management professionals.