Monday, June 09, 2014
She singled out successful AASG-USGS collaboration in landslide hazards, informatics, and international programs.
The AASG meeting has special focus on natural hazards, but other topics include natural resources, science education and policy, water, and more.
Future opportunities include earthquake early warning, landslide hazards, state emergency operation centers, and climate change. She said a landslide hazards program needs $50 million to meet national needs.
USGS and AASG are signing a 5-year extension of a Memorandum of Understanding to pursue these collaborations.
Posted by Lee Allison at 8:32 AM