Identifying Surface Transportation Vulnerabilities and Risk Assessment Opportunities Under Climate Change Case Study in Portland , Oregon

@inproceedings{Walker2011IdentifyingST,
  title={Identifying Surface Transportation Vulnerabilities and Risk Assessment Opportunities Under Climate Change Case Study in Portland , Oregon},
  author={Lindsay Walker and Miguel Andres Figliozzi and Ashley R. Haire and John Macarthur},
  year={2011}
}
and lacks the specificity needed to identify potential system vulnerabilities, assess risk, and prioritize responses. This report outlines a geographic information system–based method with which transportation departments can assess vulnerabilities to climate change in their multimodal surface transportation systems. The city of Portland, Oregon, is used as an illustrative case study. The proposed method allows for preliminary vulnerability identification, prioritization, and impact assessment… CONTINUE READING