Assessment of regional earthquake hazards and risk along the Wasatch Front, Utah

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Publication Year: 

2000

Abstract: 

This report--the second of two volumes--represents an ongoing effort by the U.S. Geological Survey to transfer accurate Earth science information about earthquake hazards along Utah's Wasatch Front to researchers, public officials, design professionals, land-use planners, and emergency managers in an effort to mitigate the effects of these hazards. This volume contains eight chapters on ground-shaking hazards and aspects of loss estimation.

Document Type: 

  • Report

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  • critical issues, database publication, earthquake, hazards, utah