NATURAL DISASTERS IN
RUSSIA
BAKIEVA ELVIRA
HURRICANE – IS AN EXTREMELY
VIOLENT WIND OR STORM.
DIFFERENT REGIONS OF RUSSIA
REGULARLY SUFFER FROM HURRICANES
07/06/2010
20/06/2013
FLOOD – IS A LARGE AMOUNT OF WATER
THAT COVERS AN AREA WHICH IS
USUALLY DRY
LAST YEAR THERE WAS THE BIGGEST
FLOOD IN THE FAR EAST OF OUR
COUNTRY. IT LASTED FOUR MONTHS.
HEAT WAVE IN THE SUMMER OF
2012 AND 2013 LED TO AN
EXTENSIVE DROUGHT
Drought – is
a period with
no rains.
AGRICULTURAL PRODUCERS SUFFER BIG
LOSSES DURING DROUGHTS AND AS A RESULT
WE SEE PRICE INCREASE
DAMAGE FROM THE DROUGHTS IN 2012
AND 2013 IN RUSSIA WAS 25,6 BILLION
RUBLES
FOREST FIRES START AS A RESULT
OF EXTREMELY HIGH
TEMPERATURES
IN RECENT THREE YEARS THERE WERE A
LOT OF FOREST FIRES IN MANY REGIONS
OF RUSSIA
TYPHOON – IS A KIND OF TROPICAL
CYCLONE WHICH IS TYPICAL FOR THE
NORTH-WEST PACIFIC
TYPHOONS COME TO THE SHORES OF THE
RUSSIAN FAR EAST, AS A RULE, AFTER
KOREA TAKES THEIR MAIN BLOW
EARTHQUAKE – IS A SHAKING OF
GROUND. IT IS ONE OF THE MOST
DEVASTATING DISASTERS
ONE OF THE LARGEST EARTHQUAKES IN OUR
COUNTRY WAS ON 25 MAY IN 1995 ON
SAKHALIN ISLAND.
TORNADO – IS A VIOLENT WIND STORM
WHICH CONSISTS OF A TALL COLUMN OF
AIR SPINNING AROUND VERY FAST
TORNADOES HAVE BECOME
INCREASINGLY OBSERVED IN RUSSIA IN
RECENT YEARS
 20
AVALANCHE- IS A LARGE MASS OF SNOW
FALLING DOWN THE SIDE OF A
MOUNTAIN
A FAMOUS RUSSIAN FILM DIRECTOR SERGEY BODROV
WAS KILLED ALONG WITH HIS CREW FINDING
THEMSELVES UNDER AN AVALANCHE IN 2002
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Natural disasters in russia

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  • 1. NATURAL DISASTERS IN RUSSIA BAKIEVA ELVIRA
  • 2. HURRICANE – IS AN EXTREMELY VIOLENT WIND OR STORM.
  • 3. DIFFERENT REGIONS OF RUSSIA REGULARLY SUFFER FROM HURRICANES 07/06/2010 20/06/2013
  • 4. FLOOD – IS A LARGE AMOUNT OF WATER THAT COVERS AN AREA WHICH IS USUALLY DRY
  • 5. LAST YEAR THERE WAS THE BIGGEST FLOOD IN THE FAR EAST OF OUR COUNTRY. IT LASTED FOUR MONTHS.
  • 6. HEAT WAVE IN THE SUMMER OF 2012 AND 2013 LED TO AN EXTENSIVE DROUGHT Drought – is a period with no rains.
  • 7. AGRICULTURAL PRODUCERS SUFFER BIG LOSSES DURING DROUGHTS AND AS A RESULT WE SEE PRICE INCREASE
  • 8. DAMAGE FROM THE DROUGHTS IN 2012 AND 2013 IN RUSSIA WAS 25,6 BILLION RUBLES
  • 9. FOREST FIRES START AS A RESULT OF EXTREMELY HIGH TEMPERATURES
  • 10. IN RECENT THREE YEARS THERE WERE A LOT OF FOREST FIRES IN MANY REGIONS OF RUSSIA
  • 11. TYPHOON – IS A KIND OF TROPICAL CYCLONE WHICH IS TYPICAL FOR THE NORTH-WEST PACIFIC
  • 12. TYPHOONS COME TO THE SHORES OF THE RUSSIAN FAR EAST, AS A RULE, AFTER KOREA TAKES THEIR MAIN BLOW
  • 13. EARTHQUAKE – IS A SHAKING OF GROUND. IT IS ONE OF THE MOST DEVASTATING DISASTERS
  • 14. ONE OF THE LARGEST EARTHQUAKES IN OUR COUNTRY WAS ON 25 MAY IN 1995 ON SAKHALIN ISLAND.
  • 15. TORNADO – IS A VIOLENT WIND STORM WHICH CONSISTS OF A TALL COLUMN OF AIR SPINNING AROUND VERY FAST
  • 16. TORNADOES HAVE BECOME INCREASINGLY OBSERVED IN RUSSIA IN RECENT YEARS  20
  • 17. AVALANCHE- IS A LARGE MASS OF SNOW FALLING DOWN THE SIDE OF A MOUNTAIN
  • 18. A FAMOUS RUSSIAN FILM DIRECTOR SERGEY BODROV WAS KILLED ALONG WITH HIS CREW FINDING THEMSELVES UNDER AN AVALANCHE IN 2002