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Fact Sheet 2006–3037

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Rocky Mountain Geographic Science Center

Natural Hazards Support System (NHSS)

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The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Natural Hazards Support System (NHSS) helps monitor and analyze natural hazards events, including earthquakes, hurricanes, severe weather, floods, wildfires, and tsunamis. The NHSS provides a Web-based portal to current natural hazards information, geospatial data, and detailed information directly from expert sources. This Web-based synthesis of information provides decision makers and the public with a tool to track and analyze numerous events related to natural hazards across the country and around the world.

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Posted March 2006

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