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Mega Tsunami - Alaskan Super Wave - Amazing Survival Survivors Story

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NASA's Website

publishes satellite images in near real time of natural hazards around the world. An addition to NASA's Earth Observatory, the Natural Hazards section contains images and information about major environmental events that are potentially hazardous to human populations. Fabulous

 

72HOURS.org

In a major disaster, it might be several days before vital services are restored. Are you Prepared

 

VOLCANOES VT Links

 

FEMA for KIDS

Disaster Management. Make a Plan. Covers a number of disaster scenarios.

 

BUREAU OF METOEROLOGY ­

Australia. Find current and general information about climate and weather conditions, including warnings and disasters. Disaster mitigation (perhaps more for teacher background - or challenge for brighter students)

 

RELIEF WEB

This site provides current information on prevention, preparedness and disaster response. Browse latest disaster updates and analysis. Also filter by country, disaster type and month.

Savage Earth is the companion site to the PBS TV  series of the same name. It includesinformation, links and teacher notes on Earthquakes, Volcanoes and Tsunamis (tidal waves). Natural disasters.

 

Wikipedia List of Natural Disasters by Death Toll

Great list of Natural disasters with links to explanations of each disaster. Covers Avalanches, Blizzards, Communicable diseases, Cyclones, Earthquakes, Famines, Floods, Heat waves, Lightning strikes, Storms, Tornadoes, Tsunamis, Volcanic eruptions, Bushfires.

 

Top 10: Deadliest Natural Disasters - by death toll.

 

DISASTER