global hazards

brief outline of global hazards

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  • global hazards
    • dregs model
      • hazardous geophysical event combined with the vulnerability of people
      • hazard X vulnerability / capacity to cope
    • hydro-metrological hazards
      • caused by running water and its processes (hydro) and those associated with or cause by weather patterns
    • geophysical hazard
      • caused by the earths processes
    • hazard
      • potential to cause loss of life and damage to property
      • a natural hazard is a natural event or process which effects people
    • blizzard
      • weather hazard
    • earthquake
      • natural event
    • avalanche and landslides
      • secondary hazards
    • tsunamis
      • natural hazards
    • cyclones, hurricanes and typhoons
      • natural hazard
    • local hazard
      • essex-
        • flooding - north sea floods in 1953
        • drought
        • deep depressions
        • tornadoes
      • california
        • el nino
        • earthquakes
        • la nina

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