Mitigation and Adaptation Techniques

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Policies as to where the safest places are to build infrastructure
Land use zoning
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The creation of infrastructure to be designed to withstand certain natural events
Hazard resistant design
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The construction of larger defences against natural events such as tsunamis
Engineering defences
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Spraying of seawater to cool and solidify the flow
Diversion of lava flows
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International satellites and aircraft monitor changes in the earth
Hi-tech monitoring
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Observing changes in volcanic shapes or low magnitude earthquakes could suggest whether a disaster is likely.
Prediction
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Teaching the population about potential hazards and safety
Education
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Earthquake drills and allarms
Community prepardness
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Can be short or long term but can make a country dependant
Emergency aid
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To recover losses
Insurance
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Hazard resistant design

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The creation of infrastructure to be designed to withstand certain natural events

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Engineering defences

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Diversion of lava flows

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Hi-tech monitoring

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