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American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
This paper examines the application by emergency managers in rural areas of forecasts of El Niño and other seasonal climate events, in the state of Oregon (United States of America) to (1) improve the understanding of how diffuse networks can help overcome the obstacles to the use of complex scientific information and (2) to widen the use of seasonal forecasts to improve flood management.
The paper's findings are the following:
Natural Hazards Review, Volume 17, Issue 3, August 2016. This document is published under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence.