Engaging State and Federal partners to enhance geohazard research

The Cascadia CoPes Hub hosted a virtual workshop to connect our researchers with state and federal agency partners to discuss plans for new geohazards research planned by the Hub and agency partners.

Washed away, not today— Westport schools participate in tsunami drill
(10/21/22, The Daily World)
On October 20th, people all over the country participated in The Great ShakeOut, a yearly event to practice earthquake safety and tsunami evacuation. Hub member Dan Abramson is leading work with the Ocosta, Washington Junior-Senior High School to support the communities work to protect itself against future tsunamis and other coastal hazards.

Cascadia CoPes Hub awards 5 pilot projects for 2022
The Cascadia CoPes Hub has recently awarded 5, one-year pilot research projects. These pilot projects are engaging communities and supporting emergent research activities to support information needs identified by tribes and other coastal communities. Each project has been funded for 1 year. 

How LGBT+ Communities Overcame Japan’s 2011 Triple Disaster
(5/20/2022, The Diplomat)
Written by Natasha Fox, Postdoctoral Scholar with the Cascadia CoPes Hub

Oregon State to lead National Science Foundation-funded research hub for coastal resiliency
(9/7/2021, Oregon State University press release)

Research, education hub on ‘coastal resiliency’ will focus on earthquakes, coastal erosion and climate change
(9/7/2021, UW News)

Protecting America’s vulnerable and vital coastal zones: NSF announces awards to study coastal hazards and find new solutions
(9/3/2021, NSF)