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Debris Hazard Assessment in Extreme Flooding Events [article]

Jacob Stolle, University, My, University, My
Recently, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) released the ASCE 7 Chapter 6 which was the world's first standard, written in mandatory language, that addressed tsunami resilient design in a  ...  The rapid loading due to debris impacts requires structural properties be considered in assessing the associated loads whereas debris damming loads are generally considered in a quasi-static manner.  ...  In March 1964, a Mw 9.2 earthquake near Alaska caused a tsunami which resulted in over CDN $10 million in damages to Port Alberni, British Columbia (Clague et al. 2003) .  ... 
doi:10.20381/ruor-23864 fatcat:f5qfgb5jp5gs3dikhojg4nj5ga