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Mountain hazards: reducing vulnerability by adapted building design
Artikel, Environ Earth Sci, Springerlink.com, Oktober 2011

Abstract Despite the long tradition of technical mitigation on a catchment scale in European mountain regions, losses due to mountain hazards are still considerably high in number and monetary loss.

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Mitigating mountain hazards in Austria – legislation, risk transfer, and awareness building
Artikel, Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, Oktober 2009

In Austria, strategies to prevent or to reduce the effects of natural hazards in areas of settlements and economic Correspondence to: M. Holub (m.holub[a]Risk Consult.at) activities trace back in the mediaeval times; official authorities were only founded in 1884 (Länger, 2003) based on a first legal regulation (Österreichisch-Ungarische Monarchie, 1884).

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