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Descriptor in English: Natural Hazard
Descriptor in Spanish: Riesgo Natural
Descriptor in Portuguese: Risco Natural
Descriptor in French: Risque Naturel
Entry term(s): Natural Damage
Natural Hazards
Tree number(s): SP4.102.072.092.693.334.930
SP8.473.800
Scope note: The probability of occurrence, within a specific period of time in a given area, of a potentially damaging phenomenon of nature
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CL classification
EC economics
EH ethnology
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
PC prevention & control
PL policies
SN statistics & numerical data
See also the descriptors: Hazards DeCS
DeCS UI: 35074
Descriptor UI: DDCS035074
Natural Hazard - Preferred
Concept UI FD00060935
Scope note The probability of occurrence, within a specific period of time in a given area, of a potentially damaging phenomenon of nature
Preferred term Natural Hazard
Entry term(s) Natural Damage
Natural Hazards



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