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Year 8 HASS Geography: Hazards

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Online encyclopaedias are great for concise and correct overviews. 

  • Variety of reading levels
  • Quality resources including text, images, videos and ‘Web’s Best Sites’
  • Read aloud facility
  • Size your font up or down
  • Ready-made citation


Suggested articles include:

ClickView videos

BBC Bitesize - Natural Hazards

Japanese Tsunami

Reference Generator

It is important to show your teacher you used a variety of reliable resources. Use the online Reference Generator available through the Portal to create your citations. Make sure you alphabetically sort them afterwards.

A sample bibliography for 3 resources listed on this page would look like:

Geoscience Australia n.d., Hazards, Australian Government, ACT, accessed 18 May 2017, <>.

Japan earthquake and tsunami of 2011 2017. Britannica School. Retrieved 18 May 2017, from

Jeffrey, G 2010, Tsunamis & Floods, Watts, London.