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Community Exposure to Tsunami Hazards in California
Community Exposure to Tsunami Hazards in CaliforniaU.S. Geological Survey (USGS) | February 20, 2013...Summary
Evidence of past events and modeling of potential events suggest that tsunamis are significant threats to low-lying communities on the California coast. To...
Factors and Processes Affecting Delta Levee System Vulnerability$0.00
Factors and Processes Affecting Delta Levee System VulnerabilitySan Francisco Estuary and Watershed Science | December 1, 2016...Summary
The authors appraised factors and processes related to human activities and high water, subsidence, and seismicity. Farming and drainage of peat soils over...
Resilience by Design$0.00
Seasonal non-tectonic loading inferred from GPS as a potential trigger for the M6.0 South Napa Earthquake$0.00
Seasonal non-tectonic loading inferred from GPS as a potential trigger for the M6.0 South Napa EarthquakeJournal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth | May 8, 2018...Summary
It is well established that earthquakes occur on fault systems where stress has accumulated over periods of centuries to millennia. The specific factors...
State Water Project Seismic Loading Criteria Report$0.00
State Water Project Seismic Loading Criteria ReportCalifornia Department of Water Resources (DWR) | September 19, 2012...Summary
Seismic loading criteria are developed for various types of structures in the State Water Project (SWP) to use in future designs and evaluations....
StormquakesAmerican Geophysical Union (AGU) | October 14, 2019...Summary
Seismic signals from ocean-solid Earth interactions are ubiquitously recorded on our planet. However, these wavefields are typically incoherent in the time domain limiting their...
Toward a Resilient Global Society: Air, Sea Level, Earthquakes, and Weather
Toward a Resilient Global Society: Air, Sea Level, Earthquakes, and WeatherAmerican Geophysical Union (AGU) | April 30, 2019...Summary
Society's progress along the four corners of prepare, adsorb, respond and adapt resilience square is uneven, in spite of our understanding of the...
Water Supply Damage, Recovery, and Lifeline Interaction in an Earthquake Sequence
Water Supply Damage, Recovery, and Lifeline Interaction in an Earthquake SequenceAmerican Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) | September 7, 2017...Summary
Earthquake damage to water supply systems profoundly affects society, potentially costing the economy tens of billions of dollars. Water agencies for 22% of...
Workshop report—Earthquakes and High Water as Levee Hazards in the Delta$0.00
Workshop report—Earthquakes and High Water as Levee Hazards in the DeltaDelta Independent Science Board | September 30, 2016...Summary
Earthquakes and high water as hazards to Delta levees were reviewed in a seven-hour workshop organized by the Delta Independent Science Board and...