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Disaster Hotspot Case Study ­ California

California is a disaster hotspot. Disaster hotspots are vulnerable places at risk from two or
more hazards. The state of California in the USA has many highly populated towns and cities
at risk from a variety of hazards. The map below shows examples and…

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5 Volcanoes

1. There hasn't been a volcanic eruption in California since 1915 (Lassen Peak)
2. But there are volcanoes being monitored for potential eruptions, e.g. Lassen Peak, Mount Shasta,
and the volcanoes around Mammoth Lakes.

California is wealthy but Parts of the Population are Vulnerable

1. More than 70%…




make more of this for other locations please



This is really useful!! :-)

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