April 23, 2014

Latest Earthquake Program News…

M4.3 Earthquake Shakes Eastern Kentucky…

Region:                            EASTERN KENTUCKY Geographic coordinates:            37.233N,  83.042W Magnitude:                        4.3 … {Read More}

New Evidence Shows Power of East Coast Earthquakes…

Virginia Earthquake Triggered Landslides at Great Distances Earthquake shaking in the eastern United States can travel much farther and cause damage over larger areas than previously thought. U.S. Geological Survey scientists found that last … {Read More}

2011 FEMA Central States Disaster and Earthquake Preparedness Survey Report

Recently, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced the publishing of the “2011 FEMA Central States Disaster and Earthquake Preparedness Survey Report”  To review the report please visit … {Read More}

FEMA IS-325: Earthquake Basics

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has announced a new web-based, independent study training course, IS-325—Earthquake Basics: Science, Risk, and Mitigation. This interactive, 30-minute course presents basic information on earthquake … {Read More}