Maps of Special Studies Zones (Active Fault Traces), California
Entry ID: EARTH_CRUST_CAL_EARTHQUAKE_MAP1

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Summary
Abstract: Fault Hazard Zones Maps have been released by the California Department of
Conservation Division of Mines and Geology:

Official Maps of new and revised Special Studies Zones have
been issued pursuant to the Alquist-Priolo Special Studies Zones
(APSSZ) Act (Division 2, Chapter 7.5, California Public Resources
Code) and are effective on July 1, 1993. ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 42.0   S: 32.0   E: -114.0   W: -125.0

Originating Center
Data Center
State Mining & Geology Board, Dept of Conservation, California Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.consrv.ca.gov/SMGB/

Data Center Personnel
Name: DALE STICKNEY
Phone: (916) 322-4207
Contact Address:
California Department of Conservation
Division of Mines and Geology
801 K St., MS 14-33
City: Sacramento
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 95814-3531
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: (916) 323-9672
Contact Address:
California Department of Conservation
Division of Mines and Geology
801 K St., MS 12-31
City: Sacramento
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 95814-3531
Country: USA
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Publications/References
The Division of Mines and Geology's Special Publication 42,
'Fault-rupture Hazard Zones in California,' contains a full text
of the law (Appendix A), Policies and Criteria of the Mining and
Geology Board (Appendix B), guidelines for investigating faults
(Appendix C), and other information. SP 42 is available for $3.00
(including tax and shipping), prepaid, from the California Division
of Mines and Geology, P.O. Box 2980, Sacramento, California 95814.
It contains an index to the available maps.
Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-09-17
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