Geography case study list two case studies, one from an ledc and the other from an medc to illustrate the causes, effects and management of river flooding. The netherlands medc vs ledc land area and is very prone to flooding the netherlands is deemed as a medc country (more economically developed country) which. Farming in ledc's and medc's can have a negative impact on soils - farming in ledc's and medc's can have a negative impact on soils soils are a vital resource to humans as without them there would be no means to feed the world's growing population. Ledcs tend to be affected more than medcs by the effects of flooding this is partly because ledcs have more farms, and farming communities are attracted to fertile flood plains ledcs often do not have the resources to prevent flooding or deal with the aftermath of flooding. Case study of flooding in ledc - bangladesh 2004 causes of floods - physical, human human the populations there have grown rapidly, causing the removal of vast areas of forest to provide fuel, timber and grazing land.
Impacts of a volcano in an ledc due to lack of resources, a ledc often does not have the sufficient means to detect volcanic activity, other than from other medc countries as a result the death toll and damage dealt to infrastucture and buildings can be extremely high. Decide which belongs to which and stick them into your book under the headings ledc and medc impacts of sea level rise ways of adapting my house gets flooded every high tide because i have to live right next to the sea and a river channel. The effects of flooding exploring the various consequences and levels of impacts that a flood can affect ledc's and medc's. Our goal is to analyze and compare the causes of effects of flooding between a ledc and medc based on the flooding events in bangladesh and netherlands.
The impact of natural disasters on less economically developed countries 628 words 3 pages natural disasters have a greater impact on less economically developed countries (ledcs) than more developed countries (medcs. Unformatted text preview: river flooding in an ledc the effects of a major river ﬂood may be as severe in an available capital and technology are limited, is more likely medc (eg mississippi in 1993, elbe in 2002) as in an to be slower and less effective. What are the environmental, social and economic effects of flooding in a medc and ledc flooding can also have positive impacts on an area. The main difference between floods in medcs and ledcs are the impacts of floods in each place very similar floods produce severely worse effects in ledcs than they do in medcs.
Medc is more economically developed country for example the uk or usa, they are a lot more developed and are able to support themselves ledc is less economically developed country which is a country like bangladesh who can't really support themselves and are not economically developed. The main difference between floods in medcs and ledcs are the impacts of floods in each place as ledc or medc include industrial development and education. Compare floods in ledc and medc i am going to discuss two case studies regarding floods one of my case studies is of cocker mouth, this is a town in england exposed to floods this is my case study of an medc.
Bangladesh is a less economically developed country (ledc) whereas netherlands is a more economically developed country (medc) although both has it's advantages and disadvantages, more economically developed countries (medc) generally hold the advantage when it comes to flooding impacts and prevention. A lesson that lets the students compare the effects of tropical storms in ledcs and medcs this focuses on comparing hhurricane katrina with cyclone sidr can be used alongside the aqa b geography textbook can be easily adapted to. A developing country effects of global warming the effects of global warming such as extreme weather events, droughts, floods,.
Medc and ledc medcs and ledcs differences the impacts of volcanoes and earthquakes vary with medcs and ledcs others risked flooding in the christchurch. Medc vs ledc medc vs ledc button text factors affecting the impact of an earthquake flooding in an ledc - the 1998 floods in bangladesh. Water on the land case studies: flooding medc/ledc overall the ability of a country to respond to and cope with a flooding event depends on its level of.