This work seeks to analyze the mechanisms of geo-hydrological risk perceptionin a coastal stretch of southern Tyrrhenian (Coast of the Gods), located in theprovince of Vibo Valentia (Calabria, Italy). In the three-year period 2009-2011,this stretch has been affected by numerous debris flows and floods triggeredby rainy events, even with low intensities. A structured questionnaire wasadministered to 300 citizens of Tropea, Parghelia and Zambrone.
Keywords: Alluvial fans, geography of perception, geo-hydrological risk, humanfactors, Southern Italy
Francesco De Pascale, Loredana Antronico, Roberto Coscarelli, The perception of geo-hydrological risk in Calabria, southern Italy: the casestudy of Coast of the Gods in "ARCHIVIO DI STUDI URBANI E REGIONALI" 124/2019, pp. 171-199, DOI:10.3280/ASUR2019-124008