NHC

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AcronymDefinition
NHCNational Hurricane Center
NHCNotting Hill Carnival (UK)
NHCNew Hanover County (Wilmington, NC)
NHCNaval Health Clinic
NHCNotebook Hardware Control (software)
NHCNational Humanities Center (North Carolina)
NHCNational Housing Conference
NHCNaval Historical Center
NHCNational Healthcare Corporation
NHCNotebook Hardware Control
NHCNext Hop Client
NHCNatural Hazards Center (University of Colorado)
NHCN-Heterocyclic Carbene
NHCNo Homers Club (Simpsons cartoon)
NHCNext Hop Client (Cisco)
NHCNorwegian Hull Club (Bergen, Norway)
NHCNational Hurricane Conference
NHCNational Health Council
NHCNational Heart Centre (Singapore)
NHCNational Homebrew Competition
NHCNew Hope Church
NHCNorthwest Hydraulic Consultants
NHCNorth Hertfordshire College (UK)
NHCNorwegian Helsinki Committee (election observation organizer; Norway)
NHCNational Healing Corporation (Boca Raton, FL)
NHCNorth Harris College (Houston, TX, USA)
NHCNursing Home Center
NHCNederlandse Hotel Classificatie (Dutch: Dutch Hotel Classification)
NHCNordic Heritage Center (Maine)
NHCNational Hearing Center (Social Security Administration)
NHCNotting Hill College (UK)
NHCNursing Home Component
NHCNew Honda City (car)
NHCNational Hyperbaric Centre (Aberdeen, Scotland)
NHCNevada Humanities Committee
NHCNortheast Hoosier Conference
NHCNorth Hudson Center (New York)
NHCNational Housing Commission
NHCNew Haven Chapter (various organizations; New Haven, CT)
NHCNew Horizon Capital Co., Ltd. (Japan)
NHCNew Zealand National Health Committee
NHCNeighborhood Health Care (various locations)
NHCNippon Hume Corporation (Japan)
NHCNumatec Hanford Corporation
NHCNew Hack City (hacker collective)
NHCNorthwest Hospital Center (Randallstown, MD)
NHCNumatec Hanford Corp.
NHCNext Hop Convergence
NHCNutrient Holding Capacity
NHCNational Hosting Center
NHCNo Hatch Controller
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Natural disasters can be classified as "low-probability, high-consequence" events because they can happen on "any given day" and cause major destruction, says Lori Peek, a professor of sociology at the University of Colorado Boulder and director of the Natural Hazards Center. Prevention and recovery plans should include:
The Natural Hazards Center at the University of Colorado at Boulder
"What is missing from the tragedy of disaster, and our response to it, is the recognition that disasters are preventable, that it is within the power of societies and communities to prevent or at least minimize the devastation disasters cause," said Kathleen Tierney, director of CU-Boulder's Natural Hazards Center.
Boulder, CO: University of Colorado Natural Hazards Center.
373-402 in Learning from Catastrophe: Quick Response Research in the Wake of Hurricane Katrina, edited by the Natural Hazards Center. Boulder, CO: Natural Hazards Center.
Kathleen Tierney is a professor of sociology and director of the Natural Hazards Center at the University of Colorado.
The Natural Hazards Center at the University of Colorado at Boulder commissioned a series of six articles in 2004 titled "Disasters Waiting to Happen," one of which focused on a major hurricane striking New Orleans.
In a recent publication from the Natural Hazards Center at the University of Colorado, researcher Francis O.
Peek, the director of the Natural Hazards Center and professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of Colorado Boulder, studies vulnerable populations in disaster areas.
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