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SHELDUS is part of ASU Center for Emergency Management and Homeland Security.

Quick description

SHELDUS is a county-level hazard data set for the U.S. and covers natural hazards such thunderstorms, hurricanes, floods, wildfires, and tornados as well as perils such as flash floods, heavy rainfall, etc. The database contains information on the date of an event, affected location (county and state) and the direct losses caused by the event (property and crop losses, injuries, and fatalities) from 1960 to present.

Sustainable finance associated use case

  • Physical Risk (Acute (Avalanche, Coastal, Drought, Earthquake, Flood, Fog, Hail, Heat, Hurricane/Tropical Storm, Landslide, Lightning, Severe Thunderstorm, Tornado, Tsunami/Seiche, Volcano, Wildfire, Wind, Winter Weather))

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Credit : This tool has been made in the context of the EquipEx+ ANR-21-ESRE-0036:

Special thanks to Maria VILLALONGA, Thibaud BARREAU and all other contributors.