Natural Disaster Resources

Internet Links

Weather Watch- Information about severe weather and natural disasters

FEMA for Kids- Learn about what causes disasters; play games and read stories from children who"ve been through a disaster

Nature"s Fury- Multimedia discussion of hurricanes, earthquakes, volcanoes, wildfires, and tornadoes

Forces of Nature- Interactive discussion of hurricanes, earthquakes, volcanoes, and tornadoes

Twister: the Tornado Story- Interactive study of tornadoes

NOVA Online Flood!- Takes you through a flood cycle, how it occurs, and the aftermath

Earthforce- Information from the Franklin Institute about volcanoes, earthquakes, floods, tsunamis, and avalanches

Dewey Numbers

363.3 Forest fires
551.2-551.5 Volcanoes, earthquakes, tsunamis, ice storms, tornadoes, hurricanes
904 Historic natural disasters