In this module, we will describe the geologic processes and hazards happening in the community. Geologic processes like earthquake, volcanic eruption, and landslides lead to different hazards. A hazard refers to a potentially damaging physical event, phenomenon or human activity that may cause the loss of life or injury, property damage, social and economic disruption or environmental degradation. Hazards are extreme natural events with a certain degree of probability of having adverse consequences.
The module covers:
- Lesson 1 – Geologic Processes and Hazards
After going through this module, you are expected to:
- Describe the various hazards that may happen in the event of earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, and landslides.