Australian natural disasters
This website offers interactive activities as well as information on natural disasters in Australia. You will access information required for your assignments as well as being able to explore the topic through first hand accounts and interactive games.
This website provides the key online access point for emergency management information from the Australian Government. The Australian Government Minister responsible for national emergency management and disaster resilience is the Minister for Emergency Management, the Hon Nicola Roxon MP. The site provides information about Australian and regional emergency management, in a national security context, including content on policy formulation, national emergency operations and development of national and international capability
This is a Queensland Government site with resources for adults and students about coping with disaster. It provides information mostly relevant to coping with the effects of natural disasters.
A great Australian government website where you will be able to access scientific information about natural disasters in the Australian context. It shows how we are monitoring and predicting natural disasters.
A useful website with first hand accounts of those who have experienced natural disasters. This site also provides information on preparing for and coping with natural disasters.
This site provide users with Web resources on the subjects of earthquakes, natural disasters, and engineering topics. This US site has topics which include:
- Earthquake & Disaster Information
- Global Disasters
- Hurricanes, Tsunamis & Floods
- Major Earthquakes of the 20th Century
- Natural Disasters