GIS to Assess Toxic Hazards from Katrina

November 2005
GEOWorld;Nov2005, Vol. 18 Issue 11, p11
Reports on a grant received by University of California--San Diego researchers from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) to build a geographic information system (GIS) linked to the NIEHS Hurricane Katrina Information Web site in 2005. Amount of the grant; Objective of the research project; Importance of a Web-based portal in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina; Collaboration of the researchers with scientists in the U.S.


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