- Languages: Spanish, English
- Publish Date: 2011-12-20
- Last Updated On: 2015-10-28
- Skill Level: 1 '
- Completion Time: 6.00 - 7.00 h
- Includes Audio: yes
- Required Plugins: Flash
Emergency Management, Environment and Society, Oceanography/Marine/Tsunami
- Included in Courses:
Tsunami Distance Learning Course
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This lesson is designed to help emergency managers prepare their communities for tsunamis. Topics include basic tsunami science, hazards produced by tsunamis, the tsunami warning system, the importance of public education activities, and how to craft good emergency messages and develop tsunami response plans. The lesson also contains links to extensive Reference and Resources sections.