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1

What plate boundary was Haiti formed on

Conservative boundary (sliding past each other)

2

What did Haiti measure on the richter scale

7.0

3

Primary effects (Haiti)

1. 220,000 people died
2. 2000,000 houses damaged
3. devastated the capital
4. 3,500,000 people were affected

4

Secondary effects (Haiti)

1. 1.3 million became homeless and people were living in camps
2. After the earhtquake there were 19 million cubic meters of rubble
3. There was a caldera out break
4. The main port was closed

5

Responses (Haiti)

1. DEC water to 340,000 people
2. medical care to 39,000
3. Improved shelters for 34,000
4. Gave information to 116,000 people about preparing for disasters
5. Oxfam sent out 15 emergency specialists
6. £30 million spent on responses
7. 30,000 were given aid by oxfam

6

When/ where did Haiti happen

13th January 4.53pm
happened at the capital Port au Prince