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Factors that Shape Places
Students investigate the impact of natural disasters on people and places. They further investigate one contemporary bushfire or flood and its impact on individuals and communities. Students examine how people can prevent and minimise the effects of bushfires and floods. Students study either bushfires or floods.
How can the impact of bushfires or floods on people and places be reduced?
demographics, devastation, geographical features, human features, natural disasters, natural features, resilience, settlement types