Presentation on theme: "Disasters in Canada What Are The Long Term Impacts?"— Presentation transcript:
Disasters in Canada What Are The Long Term Impacts?
Tornado in Goderich, ON 2011 An F3 tornado killed 1, injured 37
Ice Storm of 1998 (ON & QC)
Frequent Red River Flooding (MB)
What Are The Impacts? Questions to ponder: What are the social, political, environmental, and economic impacts of these types of disasters? 2 Can natural disasters have positive impacts? What can the owners of houses along river banks do to protect their homes/land? What can individuals and public officials in tornado-prone areas do to reduce the risk of injury and damage from tornados? What is the role of the media in warning people of natural disasters?