10 Geological Events
Definition: Threats from catastrophic geological events
Exposition: Strictly speaking, geological events may be part of natural disturbance regimes in many ecosystems. But they need to be considered a threat if a species or habitat is damaged from other threats and has lost its resilience and is thus vulnerable to the disturbance.
Definition: Volcanic events
- emissions of volcanic gasses
Definition: Earthquakes and associated events
Definition: Avalanches or landslides