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Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
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  • IF value: 3.102 IF 3.102
  • IF 5-year value: 3.284 IF 5-year
    3.284
  • CiteScore value: 5.1 CiteScore
    5.1
  • SNIP value: 1.37 SNIP 1.37
  • IPP value: 3.21 IPP 3.21
  • SJR value: 1.005 SJR 1.005
  • Scimago H <br class='hide-on-tablet hide-on-mobile'>index value: 90 Scimago H
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  • h5-index value: 42 h5-index 42
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Executive editors: Paolo Tarolli, Heidi Kreibich, Bruce D. Malamud & Uwe Ulbrich

Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences (NHESS) is a not-for-profit interdisciplinary and international journal dedicated to the public discussion and open-access publication of high-quality studies and original research on natural hazards and their consequences. Embracing a holistic Earth system science approach, NHESS serves a wide and diverse community of research scientists, practitioners, and decision makers concerned with detection of natural hazards, monitoring and modelling, vulnerability and risk assessment, and the design and implementation of mitigation and adaptation strategies, including economical, societal, and educational aspects.

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30 Jun 2020 Update of journal metrics

The journal metrics were updated and the current numbers are available from the metrics box on the left-hand side.

30 Jun 2020 Update of journal metrics

The journal metrics were updated and the current numbers are available from the metrics box on the left-hand side.

29 May 2020 Institutional agreement between Gothenburg University Library and Copernicus Publications

Gothenburg University Library and Copernicus Publications have signed an agreement on the central billing of article processing charges (APCs) to facilitate the publication procedure for authors.

29 May 2020 Institutional agreement between Gothenburg University Library and Copernicus Publications

Gothenburg University Library and Copernicus Publications have signed an agreement on the central billing of article processing charges (APCs) to facilitate the publication procedure for authors.

18 Dec 2019 The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and Copernicus Publications agree on a central billing of article processing charges

The Spanish National Research Council (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, CSIC) will now provide a publication fund for their corresponding authors publishing in Copernicus' open-access journals.

18 Dec 2019 The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and Copernicus Publications agree on a central billing of article processing charges

The Spanish National Research Council (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, CSIC) will now provide a publication fund for their corresponding authors publishing in Copernicus' open-access journals.

Recent papers
07 Aug 2020
Insights into the recurrent energetic eruptions that drive Awu, among the deadliest volcanoes on Earth
Philipson Bani, Kristianto, Syegi Kunrat, and Devy Kamil Syahbana
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 2119–2132, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-20-2119-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-20-2119-2020, 2020
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07 Aug 2020
A revision of the Combined Drought Indicator (CDI) as part of the European Drought Observatory (EDO)
Carmelo Cammalleri, Carolina Arias-Muñoz, Paulo Barbosa, Alfred de Jager, Diego Magni, Dario Masante, Marco Mazzeschi, Niall McCormick, Gustavo Naumann, Jonathan Spinoni, and Jürgen Vogt
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-2020-204,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-2020-204, 2020
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06 Aug 2020
Evaluating the efficacy of bivariate extreme modelling approaches for multi-hazard scenarios
Aloïs Tilloy, Bruce D. Malamud, Hugo Winter, and Amélie Joly-Laugel
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 2091–2117, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-20-2091-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-20-2091-2020, 2020
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05 Aug 2020
Landslide risk management analysis on expansive residential areas. Case study of La Marina (Alicante, Spain)
Isidro Cantarino, Miguel Angel Carrion, Jose Sergio Palencia-Jimenez, and Víctor Martínez-Ibáñez
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-2020-216,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-2020-216, 2020
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04 Aug 2020
Assessing the impact of explosive eruptions of Fogo volcano (São Miguel, Azores) on the tourism economy
Joana Medeiros, Rita Carmo, Adriano Pimentel, José Cabral Vieira, and Gabriela Queiroz
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-2020-239,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-2020-239, 2020
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Highlight articles
23 Jul 2020
Invited perspectives: The volcanoes of Naples: how can the highest volcanic risk in the world be effectively mitigated?
Giuseppe De Natale, Claudia Troise, and Renato Somma
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 2037–2053, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-20-2037-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-20-2037-2020, 2020
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22 Jul 2020
Spatial database and website for reservoir-triggered seismicity in Brazil
Eveline Sayão, George Sand França, Maristela Holanda, and Alexandro Gonçalves
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 2001–2019, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-20-2001-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-20-2001-2020, 2020
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14 Jul 2020
Coastal impacts of Storm Gloria (January 2020) over the north-western Mediterranean
Angel Amores, Marta Marcos, Diego S. Carrió, and Lluís Gómez-Pujol
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 1955–1968, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-20-1955-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-20-1955-2020, 2020
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30 Jun 2020
Present and future changes in winter climate indices relevant for access disruptions in Troms, northern Norway
Anita Verpe Dyrrdal, Ketil Isaksen, Jens Kristian Steen Jacobsen, and Irene Brox Nilsen
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 1847–1865, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-20-1847-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-20-1847-2020, 2020
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19 Jun 2020
Snow avalanche detection and mapping in multitemporal and multiorbital radar images from TerraSAR-X and Sentinel-1
Silvan Leinss, Raphael Wicki, Sämi Holenstein, Simone Baffelli, and Yves Bühler
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 1783–1803, https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-20-1783-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-20-1783-2020, 2020
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