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348. Lahars, Landslides and Tsunami - The Devastating Impact of Secondary Hazards

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In this Geography Factsheet you will find:
• Classification of primary, secondary and tertiary hazards.
• Case Study: Sichuan 2008.
• Lahars.
• Case Study: Nevado del Ruiz.
• Case Study: Boxing Day 2004 (Indian ocean) tsunami.
• The importance of secondary hazards in preparedness planning.

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April 2016

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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