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1. 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 ...


2. Beijing-1 Multispectral Product [Beijing-1_Multispectral]
Beijing-1 Multispectral Imager is a high-resolution earth observation remote sensors, orbit altitude of 686 km, the resolution of the sensors is 32 meters with a 600 km swath. The data can be used ...


3. Beijing-1 Panchromatic Product [Beijing-1_Panchromatic]
Beijing-1 Panchromatic Imager is a high-resolution remote sensing device with a 4-meter panchromatic resolution and a width 24 km. The data can be used for land use, geological survey, survey of ...


4. Possible Costs Associated with Investigating and Mitigating Some Geologic Hazards in Rural Parts of San Mateo County, California [USGS_OFR_00127]
These susceptibility maps and the cost assessment data allow landowners in rural western San Mateo County to determine if their property is impacted by deep-seated landslide and debris flow hazards ...


5. Preliminary Assessment of Volcanic and Hydrothermal Hazards in Yellowstone National Park and Vicinity [USGS_OFR_2007_1071]
Possible future violent events in the active hydrothermal, magmatic, and tectonic system of Yellowstone National Park pose potential hazards to park visitors and infrastructure. Most of the national ...


6. Preliminary Geologic Map of the Santa Barbara Coastal Plain Area, Santa Barbara County, California, USGS OFR 02-126 [USGS_OFR_02126]
To update the interpretation of geologic mapping and to achieve a uniform regional geologic database. Additionally, to provide a geologic map for the public and geoscience community to aid in assessments ...


7. Preliminary Soil-Slip Susceptibility Maps, Southwestern California [USGS_OFR-03-17]
Introduction This group of maps shows relative susceptibility of hill slopes to the initiation sites of rainfall-triggered soil slip-debris flows in southwestern California. As such, the maps offer ...


8. Publications of the Volcano Hazards Program 2004 [USGS_OFR_2006_1102_VHP_2004]
The Volcano Hazards Program of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) is part of the Geologic Hazards Assessments subactivity as funded by Congressional appropriation. Investigations are carried out in ...


9. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_EQUAKE_PGA_1.0]
Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution-peak ground acceleration is a 2.5 minute grid of global earthquake hazards developed using Global Seismic Hazard Program (GSHAP) data that incorporate expert ...


10. Global Multihazard Frequency and Distribution [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_MULTI_HFD_1.0]
Global Multihazard Frequency and Distribution is a 2.5 minute grid presenting a simple multihazard index based solely on summated single-hazard decile values. The hazards of interest include cyclones, ...


11. Global Earthquake Hazard Frequency and Distribution [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_EQUAKE_HFD_1.0]
Global Earthquake Hazard Frequency and Distribution is a 2.5 minute grid utilizing Advanced National Seismic System (ANSS) Earthquake Catalog data of actual earthquake events exceeding 4.5 on the ...


12. Global Earthquake Mortality Risks and Distribution [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_EQUAKE_MRD_1.0]
Global Earthquake Mortality Risks and Distribution is a 2.5 minute grid of global earthquake mortality risks. Gridded Population of the World, Version 3 (GPWv3) data provides a baseline estimate of ...


13. Global Earthquake Proportional Economic Loss Risk Deciles [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_EQUAKE_PELRD_1.0]
Global Earthquake Proportional Economic Loss Risk Deciles is a 2.5 minute grid of earthquake hazard economic loss as proportions of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per analytical unit. Estimates of GDP ...


14. Global Earthquake Total Economic Loss Risk Deciles [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_EQUAKE_TELRD_1.0]
Global Earthquake Total Economic Loss Risk Deciles is a 2.5 minute grid of global earthquake total economic loss risks. A process of spatially allocating Gross Domestic Product (GDP) based upon the ...


15. Global Multihazard Mortality Risks and Distribution [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_MULTI_MRD_1.0]
Global Multihazard Mortality Risks and Distribution is a 2.5 minute grid identifying and characterizing the nature of multihazard risk at the global scale. For this study, multihazard considers the ...


16. Global Multihazard Proportional Economic Loss Risk Deciles [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_MULTI_PELRD_1.0]
Global Multihazard Proportional Economic Loss Risks is a 2.5 minute grid of a multihazard-based economic loss risk as a proportion of the economic productivity of the analytical unit, the grid cell. ...


17. Global Multihazard Total Economic Loss Risk Deciles [CIESIN_CHRR_NDH_MULTI_TELRD_1.0]
Global Multihazard Total Economic Loss Risk Deciles is a 2.5 minute grid of global multihazard total economic loss risks. First, for each of the considered hazards (cyclones, droughts, earthquakes, ...


18. Modified Mercalli Intensity Maps for the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake Plotted in ShakeMap Format [USGS_OFR_2005_1135]   PARENT METADATA
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 ...


19. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY]   CHILD METADATA
In Crew Earth Observations (CEO), crew members on the International Space Station (ISS) photograph the Earth from their unique point of view in low Earth orbit. Photographs record how the planet is ...


20. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography International Disaster Charter [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_IDC]   PARENT METADATA
Natural disasters – including such events as tropical storms, earthquakes, floods, volcanic eruptions, and wildfires –effect hundreds of millions of people worldwide, and also cause billions of dollars ...


21. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography--Near InfraRed [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_NIR]   PARENT METADATA
A hand-held Nikon D3s camera was modified to allow near-infrared (NIR) photography from the International Space Station. Astronaut Don Pettit first initiated the camera conversion to collect imagery ...


22. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography--Time Lapse Video [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_TIME_LAPSE]   PARENT METADATA
Time-Lapse photography stitched into videos, ranging from severe weather flyovers to city lights at night to the auroras.


23. NASA JSC Crew Earth Observations (CEO) Astronaut Photography-Historical [JSC_CEO_ESRS_ASTRONAUT_PHOTOGRAPHY_HISTORICAL]   PARENT METADATA
Different collections of historical data, ranging from the Apollo imagery to the Transit of Venus.


24. National Seismic Hazard Maps from the USGS National Seismic Hazard Mapping Project [USGS_NSHMP]
The National Seismic Hazard Mapping Project (NSHMP) provides online maps. The hazard maps depict probabilistic ground motions and spectral response with 10%, 5%, and 2% probabilities of exceedance ...


25. Natural Hazards Image Database [gov.noaa.ngdc.Hazard_Images_Database]   CHILD METADATA
Photographs and other visual media provide valuable pre- and post-event data for natural hazards. Research, mitigation, and forecasting rely on visual data for post-analysis, inundation mapping and ...


26. Natural Hazards Image Database [gov.noaa.ngdc.Hazard_Images_Database_v2]
Photographs and other visual media provide valuable pre- and post-event data for natural hazards. Research, mitigation, and forecasting rely on visual data for post-analysis, inundation mapping and ...


27. Neogene Ice Streams and Sedimentary Processes on High-Latitude Continental Margins [CNDP-ESP_POL2006-07390_NICE-STREAMS]
The evolution of continental margins from temperate to polar conditions is still poorly known. There are increasing evidences collected in the Arctic and Antarctic margins that the high sediment input ...


28. 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 ...


29. SURFICIAL GEOLOGY MAPS OF VERMONT [GEO_SURF_MPS]
Surficial geologic maps of Vermont are available for 7.5 minute and 15 minute quadrangles . The maps include materials, landforms, cross-sections, and some include depth to ...


30. 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 ...


31. Seismic Landslide Hazard for the Cities of Oakland and Piedmont, California [USGS_Map_MF-2379]
The map is intended as a tool for regional planning. Any site-specific planning or analysis should be undertaken with the assistance of a qualified geotechnical engineer. This hazard map should ...


32. Seismic Landslide Hazard for the City of Berkeley, California [USGS_Map_MF-2378]
The map is intended as a tool for regional planning. Any site-specific planning or analysis should be undertaken with the assistance of a qualified geotechnical engineer. This hazard ...


33. Seismic hazard map PGA_1000 years [59319c98-ffa6-4eaa-b9cc-bce765a46914]
This file contains the seismic hazard map for peak ground acceleration and for 1000 years return period


34. Seismic-Hazard Maps for Alaska and the Aleutian Islands [USGS_mapi-2679]
This map is intended to summarize the available quantitative information about seismic ground motion hazard in Alaska from geologic and geophysical sources. Probabilistic seismic hazard maps were ...


35. Strong Motion Earthquake Data Values of Digitized Strong-Motion Accelerograms, 1933-1994 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.hazards.G01145]
The Strong Motion Earthquake Data Values of Digitized Strong-Motion Accelerograms is a database of over 15,000 digitized and processed accelerograph records from 1933 to 1994. Data were obtained from ...


36. Subsurface structure of the East Bay Plain ground-water basin: San Francisco Bay to the Hayward fault, Alameda County, California [USGS_OFR_2006_1084_EBP_AC_CA]
The area of California between the San Francisco Bay, San Pablo Bay, Santa Clara Valley, and the Diablo Ranges (East Bay Hills), commonly referred to as the &East Bay&, contains the East Bay Plain ...


37. Surficial geologic maps along riparian zone of Animas River and headwater tributaries, Silverton to Durango, Colorado [USGS_DDS-071]
Surficial geologic maps along the riparian zone of the Animas River and its headwater tributaries, Silverton to Durango, Colorado, with upper Animas River watershed gradient profiles This map ...


38. 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 ...


39. 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 ...


40. 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 ...


41. U.S. Geological Survey Photographic Library, Denver [USGS_PHOTO_LIBRARY]
This on-line system provides access to over 30,000 photographs dating from 1868 to the present. Photographs will be continually added. Captions are currently being edited for punctuation errors, ...


42. United States Earthquake Intensity Database, 1638-1985 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.hazards.G01142]
The United States Earthquake Intensity Database is a collection of damage and felt reports for over 23,000 U.S. earthquakes from 1638-1985. The majority of intensities are for U.S. cities, but there ...


43. Waves/Surges - Killed People [geodata_0603]
Killed: Persons confirmed as dead and persons missing and presumed dead. Disaster: Situation or event, which overwhelms local capacity, necessitating a request to national or international level for ...


44. Wind Storms - Killed People [geodata_0498]
Killed: Persons confirmed as dead and persons missing and presumed dead. Disaster: Situation or event, which overwhelms local capacity, necessitating a request to national or international level for ...


45. 2002 Volcanic Activity in Alaska and Kamchatka: Summary of Events and Response of the Alaska Volcano Observatory [USGS_OFR_2004_1058]
The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) tracks activity at the more than 40 historically active volcanoes of the Aleutian Arc. As of December 31, 2002, 24 of these volcanoes are monitored with short-period ...


46. 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 ...


47. Aggregated Zones & Sub-Zones for Insurance Risk Assessment [ET_CRESTA]
The CRESTA (Catastrophe Risk Evaluating and Standardising Target Accumulations) zone data set helps brokers and reinsurers assess and present risk, based on the zoning system established by the world's ...


48. An Assessment of Volcanic Threat and Monitoring Capabilities in the United States: Framework for a National Volcano Early Warning System [USGS_OFR_2005_1164]
A National Volcano Early Warning System NVEWS is being formulated by the Consortium of U.S. Volcano Observatories (CUSVO) to establish a proactive, fully integrated, national-scale monitoring effort ...


49. British Columbia Geological Survey CGKN Metadata Catalogue [Canada_BCGeoSurvey_CGKNMetaCat]
This is a comprehensive metadata catalogue, connected to the Canadian Geoscience Knowledge Network (CGKN) search engine to facilitate discovery of geoscience data, maps and publications ...


50. 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 ...


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