Earthquake Hazards Program
The USGS Earthquake Hazards Program is part of the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP), established by Congress in 1977. We monitor and report earthquakes, assess earthquake impacts and hazards, and research the causes and effects of earthquakes.
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Significant strides in science have been made to better understand potential ground shaking from induced earthquakes, which are earthquakes triggered by man-made practices.View News
On Wed., April 29, from 6:30–8:30 p.m., Menlo Park Fire and USGS will host the “GET READY” to Be Prepared! training class in the Rambo Auditorium at USGS in Menlo Park.View Item
With the new short link in the Earthquake Notification Service (ENS) SMS message, you can access information about an earthquake that just happened in one "click".View Application