Natural Disasters

These are good general reference sites to a variety of natural disasters, both weather based, or geologic.

Weather Wiz Kids - hurricanes, winter storms, tornadoes, flooding, thunder/lightning, wind, fire, earthquake, volcanoes

eSchool - Natural Disasters - hurricanes, tornadoes, volcanoes, fire, flooding, wind, droughts

Ontario Natural Disasters - list of the types of natural disasters that occur in Ontario

BBC Animated guides to Natural Disasters - hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, volcanoes, tsunamis

Severe Storms - blizzard, hail, heavy rain, ice storms, lightning/thunder, wind

Natural Hazards Interactive Map

Tsunami video

Tsunami detection buoy

Volcano video

Volcano monitor

Flooding video

Water gauge

Earthquake video


Avalanche video

Avalanche mortar

Simulation game - takes 30 minutes to play, at least