Induced Seismicity in the Midcontinent

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

This Critical Issues webinar provides current information about induced seismic activity in the United States, specifically in the mid-continent, and includes information on mitigation planning, the current state of seismic monitoring at the state level, and the challenges in communicating the science of the issue to the public and decision-makers. 

Our speakers include:

  • Bill Ellsworth, U.S. Geological Survey | pdf download iconSlides  YouTube download icon Video
  • Austin Holland, Oklahoma Geological Survey | pdf download iconSlides  YouTube download icon Video
  • Rex Buchanan, Kansas Geological Survey | pdf download iconSlides  YouTube download icon Video

Webinar Co-Sponsors:
Association of American State Geologists (AASG)

Resources to learn more:

Search the Critical Issues Research Database for reports and factsheets on induced seismicity.

Overview of Induced Seismicity