Tectonic Hazards - Chile 2010 (HIC) & Nepal 2015 (LIC)

Nepal Earthquake 2015 Magnitude 7.9 Primary Effects
1. 9,000 killed and 20,000 injured. 2. Over 1.4 million needed food, water and supplies 3. More than half the shops in Kathmandu destroyed. Total cost $5 billion
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Nepal Earthquake 2015 Magnitude 7.9 Secondary Effects
1. Landslides blocked roads. 2. Avalanche on Mt.Everest killed 19 people. 3. Kali Gandaki river blocked, people evacuated.
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Nepal Earthquake 2015 Magnitude 7.9 Immediate Responses
1. India, China and UK sent medical supplies and water. 2.Half a million tents to shelter homeless. 3.Field hopsitals
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Nepal Earthquake 2015 Magnitude 7.9 Long-term Responses
1. Unblocked rivers to flow naturally. 2. Rebuilt with stricter building laws. 3. Repaired Mt.Everest base camp within 2 months to get money from tourism
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Chile Earthquake 2010 Magnitude 8.8 Primary Effects
1. 500 killed, 12,000 injured. 2. Santiago (capital city) airport destroyed. 3. Lost power and water supplies. Cost $30 billion
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Chile Earthquake 2010 Magnitude 8.8 Secondary Effects
1. 1,500km road damaged. 2. Fire in chemical factory, area evacuated. 3. Towns on coast damaged by tsunami.
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Chile Earthquake 2010 Magnitude 8.8 Immediate Responses
1. Emergency services used satellite phones and floating bridges. 2. North to South highway repaired within 24 hours. 3. Water and electricity restored in 90% homes within 10 days.
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Chile Earthquake 2010 Magnitude 8.8 Long-term Responses
1. Reconstruction plan launched a month later to help 200,000 homes. 2. 4 years to completely repair damage. 3. Used money from exporting copper, didn't need much aid.
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1. Landslides blocked roads. 2. Avalanche on Mt.Everest killed 19 people. 3. Kali Gandaki river blocked, people evacuated.

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Nepal Earthquake 2015 Magnitude 7.9 Secondary Effects

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1. India, China and UK sent medical supplies and water. 2.Half a million tents to shelter homeless. 3.Field hopsitals

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Card 4

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1. Unblocked rivers to flow naturally. 2. Rebuilt with stricter building laws. 3. Repaired Mt.Everest base camp within 2 months to get money from tourism

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1. 500 killed, 12,000 injured. 2. Santiago (capital city) airport destroyed. 3. Lost power and water supplies. Cost $30 billion

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