Basin and Range Province Seismic Hazards Summit III, Proceedings - Introduction, Contents & Agenda

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This proceedings volume documents the results of the third Basin and Range Province Seismic Hazards Summit (BRPSHSIII) convened by the Utah Geological Survey and Western States Seismic Policy Council in Salt Lake City, Utah, on January 12–17, 2015. The purpose of BRPSHSIII was to bring together geologists, seismologists, geodesists, engineers, emergency planners, and policy makers to (1) present and discuss the latest seismic-hazard research in the Basin and Range Province, (2) to evaluate the implications of that research for earthquake-hazard reduction and public policy, and (3) to identify a path forward to further reduce risk from earthquakes in the Basin and Range Province.

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