HURRICANES

by Sean S. & Ellena S.

how they are made?

Hurricanes begin as tropical storms over the warm moist waters of the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans near the equator. (Near the Phillippines and the China Sea, hurricanes are called typhoons.) As the moisture evaporates it rises until enormous amounts of heated moist air are twisted high in the atmosphere.

Historical Impacts on Florida?

Hurricanes in Florida have caused destruction damage that have cost over millions of dollars.

How Hurricanes Affect Living Organisms?

One way that hurricanes affect living organisms are by trees. Trees help provide healthy oxygen for living organisms to breath. Hurricanes affect humans as well. Hurricanes cause humans to lose homes, jobs, pets, and other humans. They also cause humans to be injured.

Ways to Protect and Prepare for Hurricanes

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