Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire
An online exhibit of information and images from the 1906 earthquake and fire.
Carleton College/NAGT materials1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire Visualizations
This collection presents links to images, films, panoramas and animations about the earthquake and fire.
USGSCan It Happen Here?
Could a large damaging tsunami happen in the United States?
USGSCasualty (Fatality) Totals, A Note About
One-pager explaining why the numbers vary on different list.
Citizen CorpsCitizen Corps - Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT)
Educates people about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations.
USGSCoastal and Marine Geology Program
All 35 coastal States and the island territories experience coastal erosion. Balancing the competing needs of citizens, government, industry, and the environment.
USGSDarfield, New Zealand Earthquake (09/03/2010) and its Aftershocks, Including the 02/21/2011 Christchurch Event
Educational slideset for the 09/03/2010 Darfield, New Zealand Earthquake and its Aftershocks, Including the 02/21/2011 Christchurch Event (Download PDF)
USGSEarthquake Facts & Earthquake Fantasy
Companion to "Earthquakes, Megaquakes, and the Movies"
journal Reviews of GeophysicsEarthquake Prediction, Societal Implications
BerkeleyEarthquake Videos and Animations
a wide variety of videos created by the Berkeley outreach team, which include earthquake simulations, earthquake safety videos, and presentations by their seismologists
USGSEarthquakes, MegaQuakes, and the Movies
discussion about facts versus fantasies
MCEERGreat 1906 Earthquake & Fires of San Francisco, The
Documentation of the event, the devastation, and the social and economic impacts through a collection of scholarly research, personal anecdotes, and historical photographs
USGSGroundwater Effects from Earthquakes
A description of the potential effects of earthquakes on groundwater and wells.
PTV ProductionsInsideDisaster - The Haiti Earthquake
wholistic view of the effects and response to the Haiti earthquake, both scientific and societal
USGSLate Night Musings of an Earthquake Seismologist
USGS Scientist Paul A. Reasenberg candidly discusses earthquake preparedness.
DLESELiving in Earthquake Country-Teaching Box
Explores how and why earthquakes cause damage, seismic waves, the ability of scientists to predict the likelihood and severity of earthquakes at specific locations, the difference between magnitude and intensity, the occurrence of earthquakes along patches of planar faults, and the potential damage caused by earthquakes such as landslides, liquefaction, or structural failure.
USGSNepal Earthquake Sequence Educational Slides
USGSPodcasts by USGS about Earthquakes
Collection of USGS CoreCasts (audio) about a variety of earthquake topics and issues.
Risk awareness and mitigation information for businesses.
Montgomery Cty Public SchoolsRemote-Sensing Seismic Activities
you are the planner, and you have to consider the earthquake hazards and risks
Paleontological Research InstitutionTransforming California: Landforms of the San Andreas Fault
PowerPoint presentation of digital images (60.7 Mb) exploring the landforms found along the San Andreas Fault. Designed for classroom use with a complementing narrative for each slide. One of the many Earthtrip Virtual Field Trips to explore.
National GeographicXpeditions: Earthquakes & Volcanoes
Compare plate tectonic maps with population density maps, and analyze what these maps imply about population and seismic hazards.