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Tectonic research task

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1) The Nepal earthquake.


Watch this - Prof Iain Stewart explains!


Use this document to structure for your research.


The BBC is always a good place to start (follow other links on this site too), the Guardian (various links) and the USGS. And Wikipedia.


GIS task - use the information that you have researched to make a map using ArcGIS.




2) A recent Volcanic Eruption


There is information and links on the volcano pages.


Research Document

Your  research document should include:


The causes of the tectonic event

The effects of the event

The responses to the event

Diagrams, pictures, real life stories/quotes






Using selected information from your research document present your chosen event in the form of:

A radio or TV broadcast

Newspaper article

Disaster appeal

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