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Pacific Tsunami Warning System: A Half Century of Protecting the Pacific, 1965-2015

Title:
Pacific Tsunami Warning System: A Half Century of Protecting the Pacific, 1965-2015
Format:
Paperback
USA Price: 
$61.00
$30.50
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Stock:
Backordered
GPO Stock Number:
003-017-00570-4
ISBN:
9780996257909
Description

This book commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Pacific Tsunami Warning System (PTWS).  It includes reflections from involved participants, a timeline of tsunamis and important events, a history of warning evolution, and a chronicle of scientific and technological development and innovation supporting warning and response. Inaddition, this publication provides a foundation of activities and accomplishments upon which we can build the future of such warning systems. The compilations contained in this book will serve as both a reminder of past successes, and a roadmap for the challenges ahead.

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents

• Foreword & Reflections
• Introduction
• Key Tsunami Events
• Evolving the PTWS
• Science & Technology
• Disaster Management &
Tsunami Preparedness
• Warning Centers and
Organizations
• PTWS Today & Tomorrow
• Appendices

Audience

Scientists, meteorologists, environmentalists, and others interested in studying natural disasters and their prevention would enjoy this publication.

Product Details

Availability Details:
Backordered
USA Price:
$30.50
International Price:
$42.70
Publisher:
Commerce Dept., NOAA, Inoue Regional Center, International Tsunami Information Center
Year/Pages:
2014: 200 p.
Key Phrases:
  • Tsunami Warning
  • Pacific Ocean
Weight:
2.6875
Quantity Price:
Discount
Cover:
Paper
Unit of Issue (US):
1
Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Item available Date:
04/06/2015
Last Status Update:
02/21/2017
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