ES 140 Natural Disasters Book Notes
Natural Disasters in 2004 & 2005
Pakistan Earthquake October 8, 2005 deadliest 05 disasters. Earth shook violently for 50 seconds about
10 km (6mi) north of Muzaffarabad. 88,000 died.
Hurricane Katrina Augus
ES 140 Final Study Guide
1. Climate average weather, 100 to 1000 millions of years. Average weather conditions at a place over many years.
2. Weather state of the air at a place with respect to hot or cold, wet or dry, calm or storm.
3. Climate Ch
September 19, 2007
Disaster Journal #2
On September 13, 2007, two strong earthquakes hit the coast of the Indonesian
island Sumatra. These two earthquakes followed the major earthquake that had hit
Sumatra on Wedne
ES 140 Test 1 Study Guide
1. Science the methodical study (scientific method) of something. Method for acquiring knowledge. Natural science
studies natural phenomena i.e. biological life. Social science studies human behavior and societ
September 12, 2007
Disaster Journal #1
On Tuesday September 4, Hurricane Felix, a category 5 hurricane, hit the Central
American coastline devastating Puerto Cabezas in Nicaragua and destroying many nearby