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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.
San Andreas Fault
What is the San Andreas Fault? Map, photos and description of the fault.
Draw Plate Tectonics
Teaching Plate Tectonics with Easy-to-Draw Illustrations. Students love to draw.
New Madrid Concerns
New Madrid Seismic Zone An earthquake hazard review for the NMSZ.
Earthquake Lessons K-12 resources for teaching about earthquakes.
Geology Tools - Hammers, field bags, hand lenses, maps, hardness picks, gold pans.
Are You Covered?
Homeowners Insurance usually does not cover earthquakes.
Small Earthquakes are experienced in Central Virginia every year or two.