The biggest natural disasters that hit the world Didžiausios stichinės nelaimės sukrėtusios pasaulį
Anglų skaidrės. The biggest natural disasters that hit the world. What are the tasks of this presentation? Stages of the project. A natural disaster. What is it? The casualties. Statistics. Let’s get started! The irish potato famine. Central china floods in. The worst snowstorm in history. The deadliest, strongest cyclone. A christmas “present” from the indian ocean. European heat wave. Tambora, indonesia. Haiti earthquake. East africa drought. Spanish influenza. An emergency preparedness plan can help you survive. Conclusions. Main sources.
The biggest natural disasters that hit the world.
Presentation by Deividas Kubikis, Ernestas Markevičius and Gediminas Rydelis.
To learn to work corporately in group; To understand a natural disaster as a concept; To find and pass on the information about the already happened biggest natural disasters to others; To find out the reasons for the natural disasters, consequences using statistical facts; To share the information about how to avoid big losses during a natural disaster.
Statistics show that the most common natural disasters are floods, windstorms and epidemics, while tsunamis and volcano erruptions together take only 2 % of all the natural disasters. The biggest loss of life is caused by droughts and the largest economic loss — by windstorms.
View of Mount Tambora after the 1815 eruption.
Most natural disasters are uncontrollable and unforeseeable. The recent cyclone Phailin was a natural disaster that destroyed hundreds of homes, crops, and towns in India. Luckily, the people of India were prepared and millions were evacuated before the disaster occurred. Though a substantial number of crops and homes were lost, millions of lives were spared; with the continual effort of government aid agencies, India was able to protect the lives of its people. It is useful to have an emergency preparedness plan in your family. Creating a plan can actually be quite simple. Here are some ideas:.