Presentation on theme: "Volcanic Hazard – Perception and Management and evaluation of the management strategy. Orting and Mount Rainier."— Presentation transcript:
Volcanic Hazard – Perception and Management and evaluation of the management strategy. Orting and Mount Rainier
Location and Scale
Tectonics creating hazards in the Cascade Range
Hazard Mapping Whats the risk? Perception? "Fielding, the fire chief, said he has been frustrated in trying to educate valley residents on Rainier's danger. Town meetings have been called in Orting the past three years, but "turnout has been marginal to nil," he said." from
Town site plan … Hazard mapping?
New Retail Development based around Safeway Store
Orting High School – buses? Bridge4Kids? Walk?
New Housing on a Bluff New housing on the flood plain
Good quality new housing near River Carbon
New housing … commuter suburb and outdoor leisure