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The Mission District: After the Next Earthquake
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Recent Significant Earthquakes
March 11, 2014 02:44:05 UTC
March 10, 2014 05:18:13 UTC
March 6, 2014 04:37:06 UTC
March 5, 2014 09:56:58 UTC
March 2, 2014 20:11:22 UTC
USGS Geophysicist, Ross Stein will deliver the School of Earth Sciences Distinguished Lecture at Stanford University’s Jen-Hsun Huang Engineering Center on Monday, February 24, 2014 at 4:15pm.
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.