Geologic Maps & Earthquakes

World Earthquake Epicenters

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  • Classroom Activities

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Earth Science Week (ESW), American Geosciences Institute (AGI)

Description: 

This activity is designed to give you practice using a geologic map to assess the likelihood and location of a particular natural hazard — earthquakes — in California.

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Is this tagged to NGSS by the organization?: 

No

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