Most Recent Meeting
The Mission District: After the Next Earthquake
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Recent Significant Earthquakes
April 15, 2014 03:57:02 UTC
April 13, 2014 12:36:18 UTC
April 12, 2014 20:14:39 UTC
April 11, 2014 20:29:13 UTC
April 11, 2014 08:16:48 UTC
Like an actual tsunami evacuation we’ll walk away from the bay and head to higher ground. The walk is on Saturday March 29 at 10:30am and begins at the Marina Green in San Francisco.
FEMA’s earthquake webinars are free and open to the public.
News and Announcements
The 25th anniversary of the Loma Prieta earthquake is October 17, 2014.
A scientific report on a hypothetical but plausible tsunami created by a magnitude 9.1 earthquake offshore of the Alaskan peninsula.
Stephanie Ross, USGS, discusses a new report that predicts a major tsunami could flood San Francisco’s Financial District.
View the lecture by Doug Given, USGS online (1 hour and 24 minutes).
Scientists say there is a 30 percent chance a big quake will occur along Hayward fault within the next 30 years.
An interview with Thor Poulsen, Public Education Officer for the Hayward Fire Department, on how prepared the Bay Area is for a natural disaster.
ShakeOut is an annual earthquake drill held on the third Thursday of October. Next year’s ShakeOut will be held on Thursday, October 16, 2014 10:16am.
Our members include: scientists and engineers; non-profit organization and business leaders; community groups and activists; federal, state, and local government leaders and agencies; and others who share our passion to reduce earthquake risk in California. Join us today.
The California Earthquake Clearinghouse is a place to coordinate earthquake field investigations and share observations and knowledge among emergency responders and the engineering and scientific communities.