Natural Hazards

Natural Hazards

Although Ireland does not experience many direct effects of the Earth's most destructive natural hazards, we are indirectly affected by phenomena such as volcanic ash (e.g. the eruption of Eyjafjallajökull in Iceland in 2010).

Other hazards, such as sinkholes, landslides and flooding are more frequent in Ireland.

 

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​Related programmes include Land Mapping, Geohazards, Groundwater and Marine.

 

 

https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/Coastal-Erosion-Project-wins-GSI-Award-at-BTYSE-2018.aspxCoastal Erosion Project wins GSI Award at BTYSE 201815/01/2018 00:00:00
https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/Geoscience-Economy-on-Solid-Ground.aspxGeoscience Economy on Solid Ground07/11/2017 00:00:00

 

 

https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/publications/Pages/Logistic-regression-model-for-detecting-radon-prone-areas-in-Ireland----Science-of-the-Total-Environment.aspxLogistic regression model for detecting radon prone areas in Ireland. 01/12/2017 00:00:00
https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/publications/Pages/An-Economic-Review-of-the-Irish-Geoscience-Sector.aspxAn Economic Review of the Irish Geoscience Sector07/11/2017 00:00:00