Disaster Hotspots

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  • Created by: GMarsden
  • Created on: 29-03-15 18:25

With reference to a named example, explain what is meant by a disaster hotspot (4)

  • Disaster hotspots are multiple hazard zones with high potential vulnerability to the size, density, and/or the poverty and wealth of the population
  • California - susceptible to earthquakes (San Andreas Fault) as lies on a conservative plate boundary (pacific plate and north america plate and moving in same direction but at


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