7.9 earthquake at Bhuj, 21 January 2001

The impact of the Bhuj earthquake in India and the role of aid agencies and organisations.

New Zealand - plate tectonics theory

How the landscape of the North Island of New Zealand has been shaped by plate tectonics.

River management - the Mississippi

How river management techniques failed and areas of the the Mississippi flooded in 1993.

River Tay - lower course and estuary

The landforms and land use in the lower course of the River Tay, Scotland.

The causes and effects of the 2004 Asian Tsunami

The formation of the 2004 Asian tsunami, caused by tectonic activity.

Understanding earthquakes and plate tectonics

How seismographs have increased our understanding of earthquakes and origins.

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