Natural Hazards Center News

From a small listserv to disaster research news you can use—DR is 700 issues old! Read about where we came from and where we’re going.


We hope you can join us at this year’s annual Workshop. Here’s some preliminary info to help you plan.


Learn more about these opportunities to be recognized and play a role in the Natural Hazards Workshop.


We are deeply saddened to share the loss of our former Natural Hazards Center Director Dennis Mileti.


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.