By: Vincent

Causes of this issues

They are caused when rock underground suddenly breaks along a fault. This sudden release of energy causes seismic waves that make the ground shake.

How Humans Adapt to this or deal with it

Humans adapt to this by:

Building sturdier buildings to withstand the shaking, preparing for it even though you don't know when one might occur, they are ready by having what they will need after to earthquake like medical supplies and other.

Effects of these issues on people and the environment


It can effect people in many ways, it can destroy houses, propriety, and buildings. This could make the people homeless with no where to go and live. Earthquakes can also destroy landforms. Landforms can cause many different things if they get destroyed, like it could damage banks on a river and make a town flood. River banks aren't the thing earthquakes can effect, what if one destroys and mountain side or hillside, and it causes a landslide.