Vulnerability to natural hazards

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Vulnerability to natural hazards a study of wildfire-burned subdivisions in the wildland-urban interface using Ikonos imagery and GIS data
Bhandary, Uddhab
Place of Publication:
Denver, Colo.
University of Colorado Denver
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
xiv, 171 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Thesis/Dissertation Information

Doctorate ( Doctor of Philosophy)
Degree Grantor:
University of Colorado Denver
Degree Divisions:
College of Archatecture and Planning, CU Denver
Degree Disciplines:
Design and Planning
Committee Chair:
Muller, Brian
Committee Co-Chair:
Mclean, Mark
Committee Members:
Sancar, Fahriye
Steffen, Konrad
Van Vliet, Willem


Subjects / Keywords:
Wildland urban interface ( netc )
Community development ( netc )
Geographic information systems ( netc )
Vulnerability ( netc )
Mathematical models ( netc )
bibliography ( marcgt )
theses ( marcgt )
non-fiction ( marcgt )


Thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, 2007. Design and planning
Includes bibliographical references, p.162-171.
General Note:
NETC LRC call no. SD 421.3 .B575 2007.
General Note:
UMI Dissertation Services/ProQuest. Ann Arbor, MI. 2007, no. 3273495.
General Note:
College of Architecture and Planning
Statement of Responsibility:
by Uddhab Bhandary.

Record Information

Source Institution:
|University of Colorado Denver
Holding Location:
|Auraria Library
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
819760407 ( OCLC )


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