Document / Publication

  • Contribute
  • Facing natural hazards with Maori environmental knowledge
    http://www.preventionweb.net/go/19963

    Email sent!

    An email has been sent to the email addresses provided, with a link to this content.

    Thank you for sharing!

    OK

Facing natural hazards with Maori environmental knowledge

Source(s):  National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research (NIWA)

Magazine Water & Atmosphere 16(2) 2008

Over the centuries, Maoris have recorded a litany of natural hazards and catastrophic events in their stories, songs, and place names. This document investigates how this wealth of information can complement scientific studies and management of natural hazards.



 
 
  • Facing natural hazards with Maori environmental knowledge
  • Publication date 2008
  • Author(s) King, Darren; Goff, James; Skipper, Apanui
  • Number of pages 2 p.

Please note:Content is displayed as last posted by a PreventionWeb community member or editor. The views expressed therein are not necessarily those of UNISDR PreventionWeb, or its sponsors. See our terms of use