Hurricane Sandy and Typhoon Haiyan

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Hurricane Sandy

  • Altantic - Eastern US and Caribbean
  • HIC - USA
  • Category 3 at peak but Cateogory 2 off the north east coast of USA
  • 148 direct deaths and 138 indirect deaths
  • Displaced 21 people
  • Total damage is $68 billion - total for USA is $65 billiom
  • In Haiti 200,000 people left homeless
  • Climate change - the East coast of USA was 3 degrees warmer than it would normally…

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