Walter Gillis Peacock

Walter Gillis Peacock

Walter Gillis Peacock, Ph.D., is Professor in the Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning and Director of the Hazard Reduction & Recovery Center at Texas A&M University.
Planning for Community Resilience

Planning for Community Resilience

A Handbook for Reducing Vulnerability to Disasters

How can we plan and design stronger communities? From New Orleans to Galveston to the Jersey Shore, communities struck by natural disasters struggle to recover long after the first responders have left. Globally, the average annual number of...