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GSM Update 11/21/17 - Snow Graphs - Earthquake Hazards - IPCC Pre-Concei...

GSM Update 11/21/17 - Snow Graphs - Earthquake Hazards - IPCC Pre-Concei...

New Earthquake Hazards Maps Expand Seismic Risks Into Eastern United States By Ken Jorgustin - Modern Survival Blog  If your earthquake awareness is mostly that of California, you better think again… You may be surprised to discover that earthquakes happen even where YOU li...

New Earthquake Hazards Maps Expand Seismic Risks Into Eastern United States

USGS Hazards map

USGS Earthquake Hazards Program, responsible for monitoring, reporting, and researching earthquakes and earthquake hazards

M 5.4 - 126km W of Kuril'sk, Russia

M 5.4 - 126km W of Kuril'sk, Russia

Assessing large magnitude (greater than 6 on the Richter scale) earthquake hazards on a regional (up to 100 kilometers) scale takes big machines. To resolve the frequencies important to engineering analysis of the built environment (up to 10 Hz or higher), numerical simulations of earthquake...

Assessing large magnitude (greater than 6 on the Richter scale) earthquake hazards on a regional (up to 100 kilometers) scale takes big machines. To resolve the frequencies important to engineering analysis of the built environment (up to 10 Hz or higher), numerical simulations of earthquake...

What Goes in a Bug Out Bag?

What Goes in a Bug Out Bag?

M 5.3 - 72km ESE of Whittier, Alaska

M 5.3 - 72km ESE of Whittier, Alaska

M 3.4 - 5km E of Hennessey, Oklahoma

M 3.4 - 5km E of Hennessey, Oklahoma

The Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale

The Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale

M 4.7 - 182km SW of Port Hardy, Canada

M 4.7 - 182km SW of Port Hardy, Canada

Learn! GETSI Unit 1: Earthquake! students develop the societal context for understanding earthquake hazards using the 2011 Tohoku, Japan, earthquake as a case study. Part of GPS, Strain, and Earthquakes Module. #UNAVCO #Education #Module #GPS #geodesy #free #college #undergraduate #LessonPlan This photo: Buddhist painting and signposts of prayer Natori, Miyagi where the tsunamis attacked. By ChiefHira (Own work)

In this opening unit, students develop the societal context for understanding earthquake hazards using as a case study the 2011 Tohoku, Japan, earthquake. It starts with a short homework "scavenger hunt" .

Use of lidar at mystic lake site along the San Jacinto fault.  This is a video

Use of lidar at mystic lake site along the San Jacinto fault. This is a video