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Tectonics - HIC living in a hot zone

Mount Vesuvius

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Tectonics - LIC living in a hot zone

Mount Nyiragongo

3

Tectonics - HIC living in an earthquake zone

San Fransisco

4

Tectonics - PPP HIC volcano

Mount St Helens
predicting, planning, and preparing

5

Tectonics - PPP LIC volcano

Mount Nyiragongo
predicting, planning, and preparing

6

Tectonics - PPP HIC earthquake

San Fransisco
predicting, planning, and preparing

7

Tectonics - PPP LIC earthquake

Kashmir
predicting, planning, and preparing

8

Coasts - coastal erosion causes/ effects (2)

Soft rock coastal erosion - Holderness
Hard rock coastal erosion - Cornwall

9

Coasts - Preventing coastal flooding HIC

London

10

Coasts - Preventing coastal flooding LIC

Bangladesh

11

Coasts - Management of coastal area (2)

Swanage
Durlston

12

Coasts - Forecasting

Met Office and Environmental Agency

13

Coasts - Planning

UK - Defra

14

Coasts - Building design

London
Bangladesh

15

Coasts - Education

USA - FEMA

16

Rivers - HIC coastal flooding causes/ effects

Boscastle

17

Rivers - LIC coastal flooding causes/ effects

Mozambique

18

Rivers - Preventing river flooding (4 names, not places)

Forecasting
Planning
Building Design
Education

19

Rivers - Forecasting

Environment Agency
River Stour

20

Rivers - Planning

Nome, Alaska

21

Rivers - Building Design

Bangladesh

22

Rivers - Education

National Weather Service

23

Rivers - Management of river

River Stour, Blandford

24

Rivers - River characteristics

River Severn

25

Watery World - Reservoirs

Chew Valley, Bristol

26

Watery World - Rivers

Mojave Desert, Las Vegas

27

Watery World - Groundwater

Mexico City

28

Watery World - HIC water supply issues (2)

UK
Spain

29

Watery World - LIC water supply issues (3)

Mozambique
Cambodia
Africa

30

Watery World - Water transfer dispute (3)

Colorado River
USA
Mexcio

31

Watery World - HIC water management scheme

Sydney Olympics

32

Watery World - LIC water management scheme (2)

Mozambique
Bangladesh

33

Tectonics - causes + effects of volcanic eruption

Montseratt