- Natural hazard is a natural process which could cause death, injury or distruption to humans, or destory property and possessions.
- Natural disaster is a natural hazard that has actually happened.
- Natural hazards are made up of geological and meteorological hazards.
- Geological Hazards.
-> caused by land and tectonic processes.
-> examples include volcanoes and earthquakes, landslides and avalanches.
- Meteorological Hazards.
-> caused by weather and climate.
-> examples include tropical storms and…