Natural hazards: late spring droughts often followed by severe flooding; occasional typhoons during the early fall
volcanism: Changbaishan (elev. 2,744 m) (also known as Baitoushan, Baegdu or P'aektu-san), on the Chinese border, is considered historically active
Definition: This entry lists potential natural disasters.
Source: CIA World Factbook - This page was last updated on July 9, 2017