Natural Hazards and Extreme Events in the Baltic Sea region

  title={Natural Hazards and Extreme Events in the Baltic Sea region},
  author={Anna Rutgersson and Erik Kjellstr{\"o}m and Jari Haapala and Martin Stendel and Irina S. Danilovich and Martin Drews and Kirsti M. Jylh{\"a} and Pentti Kujala and Xiaoli Guo Lars{\'e}n and Kirsten Halsn{\ae}s and Ilari Lehtonen and Anna Luomaranta and Erik Nilsson and Taru Olsson and Jani S{\"a}rkk{\"a} and Laura Tuomi and Norbert Wasmund},
  journal={Earth System Dynamics Discussions},
Abstract. A natural hazard is a naturally occurring extreme event with a negative effect on people and society or the environment. Natural hazards may have severe implications for human life and they can potentially generate economic losses and damage ecosystems. A better understanding of their major causes, probability of occurrence, and consequences enables society to be better prepared and to save human lives and to invest in adaptation options. Natural Hazards related to climate change are… 
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