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michelle haskin unc

michelle haskin unc

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School: University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Department: Geology
Course: Violent Earth
Professor: Michelle haskin
Term: Fall 2015
Tags: Natural Hazards, Energy, Force, Plate Tectonics, and naturaldisasters
Cost: 50
Description: What is a natural disaster?  Sudden chance in earth that effects people in a bad way  Naturally occurring “sudden” release of energy  Contact with humans = disaster part of phrase o Human fatalities, economic loss = ways to measure o Natural hazards – potential for disaster  Migrate and settle near flood zones  Beach settlements (storms)  Volcanic mountain slopes Natural Hazards- hazards exis
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