Catastrophic Weather Events

Catastrophic Weather Events

Catastrophic weather events include hurricanes, tornadoes, blizzards, and droughts, among others. As these massively destructive and costly events become more frequent, scientific evidence points to climate change as a leading cause. While they can often be predicted, the loss of life and property take an emotional and economic toll on the community impacted.

Explore these resources to teach your students about catastrophic weather events and how they impact every part of the world.


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Earth Science, Meteorology