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Risk and Impact Analysis Group, Sexton, J., Johnson, C. & Blewett, S., 2011. Tsunami - Teacher Notes and Student Activities. Revised ed. Record  2011/027. Geoscience Australia, Canberra.

Abstract

This booklet provides teachers and students with an adequate understanding of what a tsunami is, what generates tsunamis, where they occur, what happens when they reach land, how tsunamis impact Australians, and the role Geoscience Australia plays in providing the Australian Tsunami Warning System. In order to engage students this booklet also includes fun educational activities.
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2011

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Earth Sciences

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English

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