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GEMET General Multilingual Environmental Thesaurus

hazard area

Definition

Any site or region in which there is a physical or chemical agent capable of causing harm to property, persons, animals, plants or other natural resources. (Source: FFD / HMD)

Themes
  • disasters, accidents, risk
  • natural areas, landscape, ecosystems
  • natural dynamics
Groups
  • LAND (landscape, geography)
Related terms
Broader
Other relations
Scope note

Scope note is not available.

Concept URL: http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/concept/12783