Table of Contents Part B:  Back Ground Information

EARTHQUAKE HAZARD MAPS

Read over the following material to gain a better understanding of the earthquake hazard maps that you will be using throughout this lesson.


Page Index

Importance of Hazard Maps

Measuring Shaking

Distance and Directivity

Geologic Materials

About Detailed Maps



Source:  Association of Bay Area Governments
http://www.abag.ca.gov/bayarea/eqmaps/doc/contents.html

 


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