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What Causes a Tsunami? Learn how plate motions trigger earthquakes and tsunamis.
California Earthquake Maps A collection of isoseismal maps for earthquakes in California.
The Japan Earthquake shifted Earth*s mass resulting in a shorter day.
Earthquake Lessons K-12 resources for teaching about earthquakes.
San Andreas Fault
What is the San Andreas Fault? Map, photos and description of the fault.
New Madrid Concerns
New Madrid Seismic Zone An earthquake hazard review for the NMSZ.
Draw Plate Tectonics
Teaching Plate Tectonics with Easy-to-Draw Illustrations. Students love to draw.
Small Earthquakes are experienced in Central Virginia every year or two.
Are You Covered?
Homeowners Insurance usually does not cover earthquakes.
Geology Tools - Hammers, field bags, hand lenses, maps, hardness picks, gold pans.