Just a quick reminder: if you experience an earthquake: "Drop! Cover! Hold On!" 

October 15, 2015 : Great Shakeout!

USGS blog:

Deadly earthquakes:

Earthquake history in each state/territory:

FACT: Earthquakes don’t kill people, buildings and their contents do.


L.A. Earthquake News: 

Los Angeles will have the nation's toughest earthquake safety rules

L.A.'s epic task: Fixing buildings that earthquakes could flatten


Free webinar : Critical Issues Webinar: Communicating Cascadia's Earthquake Risk


Archived House Hearing last year, June 10, 2014 (starts around 28 minutes): 
Oversight Hearing on “Whole Lotta Shakin’: An Examination of America’s Earthquake Early Warning System Development and Implementation”


Just a quick reminder, 
Charleston, South Carolina earthquake, 1886


Drop, Cover and Hold On!  


Emily C. Wild
Librarian (Physical Scientist)
U.S. Geological Survey, Denver Library
Denver Federal Center
ph: (303) 236-1003
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