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51. Maryland Geological Survey (MGS) Seismic Network [md_seismic_network]
There are several options for viewing Maryland seismic network data. Near real-time data is available through the online helicorder and the online seismograph. Records of recent, significant events ...


52. Topographic Slope as a Proxy for Seismic Site-Conditions and Amplification Around the Globe [USGS_OFR_2007_1357]
It is well-known that large global earthquakes can have a dramatic effect on local communities and the built environment. Moreover, ground motions amplified by surficial materials can exacerbate the ...


53. Lava Flow Hazard Assessment, as of August 2007, for Kilauea East Rift Zone Eruptions, Hawai'i Island [USGS_OFR_2007_1264]
The most recent episode in the ongoing Pu OO-Kupaianaha eruption of Kilauea Volcano is currently producing lava flows north of the east rift zone. Although they pose no immediate threat to communities, ...


54. Seismic Hazard Maps for Seattle, Washington, Incorporating 3D Sedimentary Basin Effects, Nonlinear Site Response, and Rupture Directivity [USGS_OFR_2007_1175]
This report presents probabilistic seismic hazard maps for Seattle, Washington, based on over 500 3D simulations of ground motions from scenario earthquakes. These maps include 3D sedimentary basin ...


55. Geologic map and map database of the Oakland metropolitan area, Alameda, Contra Costa, and San Francisco Counties, California [USGS_Map_MF-2342]
This database and accompanying plot files depict the distribution of geologic materials and structures at a regional (1:24,000) scale. The report is intended to provide geologic information for the ...


56. Terrestrial LIDAR Investigation of the December 2003 and January 2007 Activations of the Northridge Bluff Landslide, Daly City, California [USGS_OFR_2007_1079]
On December 20, 2003 and again on January 1, 2007, landslides occurred along the coastal bluff that forms the west boundary of Daly City, California sending debris as far as 290 meters downhill and ...


57. Geologic map of the Silver Lake quadrangle, Cowlitz County, Washington [USGS_Map_MF-2371]
This database and accompanying plot files depict the distribution of geologic materials and structures at a regional (1:24,000) scale. The report is intended to provide geologic information for the ...


58. Geologic map and digital database of the San Rafael Mtn. 7.5- minute Quadrangle, Santa Barbara County, California, USGS OFR 01-290 [USGS_OFR01-290]
This database and accompanying plot files depict the distribution of geologic materials and structures at a regional (1:24,000) scale. The report is intended to provide geologic information for the ...


59. Generalized Surficial Geologic Map of the Denver 1 degree x 2 degree Quadrangle, Colorado [USGS_Map_MF-2347]
The map and descriptions offer information that may be used for: land-use planning (e.g. selecting land fill sites, greenbelts, avoiding geologic hazards), for finding aggregate resources (crushed ...


60. A comprehensive geophysical investigation to assess seismic hazards in the coassesment of seismicity in the Wabash Valley [PASSCAL_WABASH]
Recent paleoseismic evidence had shown there were 5-8 magnitude greater than 6 earthquakes in this region in the past 20,000 years. The study area has always been at the fringe of previously operated ...


61. Estimating Landslide Losses - Preliminary Results of a Seven-State Pilot Project [USGS_OFR_2006_1032]
In 2001, the U.S. Geological Survey Landslide Hazards Program provided funding for seven State geological surveys to report on the status of landslide investigation strategies in each of their States, ...


62. Landslide Susceptibility Estimated From Mapping Using Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) Imagery and Historical Landslide Records, Seattle, Washington [USGS_OFR_2005_1405]
Landforms in Seattle, Washington, that were created primarily by landsliding were mapped using LIDAR-derived imagery. These landforms include landslides (primarily landslide complexes), headscarps, ...


63. Cross-Sections and Maps Showing Double-Difference Relocated Earthquakes from 1984-2000 along the Hayward and Calaveras Faults, California [USGS_OFR_2004_1083]
This report present a cross-section and map views of earthquakes that occurred from 1984 to 2000 in the vicinity of the Hayward and Calaveras faults in the San Francisco Bay region, California. These ...


64. Assessment of Hazards Associated with the Bluegill Landslide, South-Central Idaho [USGS_OFR_2004_1054]
The Bluegill landslide, located in south-central Idaho, is part of a larger landslide complex that forms an area in the Salmon Falls Creek drainage named Sinking Canyon. The landslide is on public ...


65. Geologic and Bathymetric Reconnaissance Overview of the San Pedro Shelf Region, Southern California [USGS_OFR_2004_1049]
This report presents a series of maps that describe the bathymetry and late Quaternary geology of the San Pedro shelf area as interpreted from seismic-reflection profiles and 3.5-kHz and multibeam ...


66. Effect of Structural Heterogeneity and Slip Distribution on Coseismic Vertical Displacement from Rupture on the Seattle Fault [USGS_OFR_2004_1010]
Workshops in 2001 and 2002 were convened to determine critical issues in the development of tsunami inundation maps for the Puget Sound region. The Tsunami Inundation Mapping Effort (TIME) is conducted ...


67. Rock-Fall Hazard Assessment of Little Mill Campground, American Fork Canyon, Uinta National Forest, Utah [USGS_OFR_2005_1229]
In July 2004, at the request of Pam Gardner, District Ranger for the Pleasant Grove District of the Uinta National Forest, Ed Harp of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) conducted a preliminary assessment ...


68. Earthquake Ground-Motion Amplification in Southern California [USGS_OFR_2001_164]
The two most important factors influencing the level of earthquake ground motion at a site are the magnitude and distance of the earthquake. The map available here shows the influence of a third important ...


69. Modified Mercalli Intensity Maps for the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake Plotted in ShakeMap Format [USGS_OFR_2005_1135]   PARENT DIF
This website presents Modified Mercalli Intensity maps for the great San Francisco earthquake of April 18, 1906. These new maps combine two important developments. First, we have re-evaluated and ...


70. Geologic Map of the Corona South 7.5' Quadrangle, Riverside and Orange Counties, California, USGS OFR 02-21 [USGS_OFR_0221]
The data set for the Corona South 7.5' quadrangle was prepared under the U.S. Geological Survey Southern California Areal Mapping Project (SCAMP) as part of an ongoing effort to develop a regional ...


71. Geologic Map of the Corona North 7.5' Quadrangle Riverside and San Bernardino Counties, California, USGS OFR 02-22 [USGS_OFR_0222]
The data set for the Corona North 7.5' quadrangle was prepared under the U.S. Geological Survey Southern California Areal Mapping Project (SCAMP) as part of an ongoing effort to develop a regional ...


72. Catalog of Earthquake Hypocenters at Alaskan Volcanoes: January 1 through December 31, 2002 [USGS_OFR_2003_267]
The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO), a cooperative program of the U.S. Geological Survey, the Geophysical Institute of the University of Alaska Fairbanks, and the Alaska Division of Geological and ...


73. Canadian Offshore Geotechnical Data [CANADA_GSC_OffshoreGeotechData]
Sediment core physical properties descriptions (down core) taken from samples collected as part of research cruises conducted by, or for, the Geological Survey of Canada (Atlantic). The data set ...


74. Geologic map of the Grand Junction quadrangle, Mesa County, Colorado [USGS_Map_MF-2363]
To update and reinterpret earlier geologic mapping, and provide sufficient geologic information for land-use decisions for private land and for areas managed by the Bureau of Land Management and the ...


75. Geologic map of the Rifle Falls quadrangle, Garfield County, Colorado [USGS_Map_MF-2341]
This map was funded by the National Cooperative Geologic Mapping Program. The map is a product of the I-70 Urban Corridor Project. This corridor is experiencing rapid urban growth and geologic mapping ...


76. Geologic Map of Colorado National Monument and Adjacent Areas, Mesa County, Colorado [USGS_mapi-2740]
To update the interpretation and increase the scale of geologic mapping, provide a geologic map for the public to use at Colorado National Monument, and to provide sufficient geologic information ...


77. Geologic Map of the Clifton Quadrangle, Mesa County, Colorado [USGS_MAP_MF-2359]
To update earlier small-scale geologic mapping, and to provide sufficient geologic information for land-use decisions. 1:24,000-scale geologic mapping in the Clifton 7.5' quadrangle, in support of ...


78. Geologic Map of the Vail West quadrangle, Eagle County, Colorado [USGS_Map_MF-2369]
This map was funded by and is a product of the National Cooperative Geologic Mapping Program. This corridor is experiencing rapid urban growth. Geologic mapping is needed to aid in land development ...


79. Geologic map of the Eagle quadrangle, Eagle County, Colorado [USGS_Map_MF-2361]
This map was funded by the National Cooperative Geologic Program as part of the geologic mapping studies conducted along the I-70 urban corridor. This corridor is experiencing rapid urban growth ...


80. Liquefaction-Induced Lateral Spreading in Oceano, California, During the 2003 San Simeon Earthquake [USGS_OFR_2004_1269]
The December 22, 2003, San Simeon, California, (M6.5) earthquake caused damage to houses, road surfaces, and underground utilities in Oceano, California. The community of Oceano is approximately 50 ...


81. Earthquakes and Planning for Ground Rupture Hazards [SSDP_HAZARD_EARTHQUAKE]
Detailed maps bring a greater resolution to the number and locations of active faults. Preparing maps at a higher resolution requires extensive field study, and with a GIS, information, such as tract ...


82. Geology of the Ugashik-Mount Peulik Volcanic Center, Alaska [USGS_OFR_2004_1009]
The Ugashik-Mount Peulik volcanic center, 550 km southwest of Anchorage on the Alaska Peninsula, consists of the late Quaternary 5-km-wide Ugashik caldera and the stratovolcano Mount Peulik built ...


83. The AVI Project Directed by the Department of Civil Protection to the National Group for Prevention of Hydrological Hazards (GNDCI) [GNDCI_AVI_PROJECT]
In 1989 the Minister of Civil Protection requested the National Research Council (CNR), Group for Hydrogeological Disasters Prevention (GNDCI), to compile an inventory of sites historically affected ...


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