Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire
An interactive online exhibit of information, maps, images, and personal accounts from the 1906 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.
Seismological Society of America (SSA)Catalog of Earthquake-Related Sounds
This collection of 21 earthquake-related sounds, prepared by Karl V. Steinbrugge, was originally published in BSSA vol. 64, no. 5 in 1974 and updated with eight additional sounds in 1985. You can listen to individual sounds below by clicking the play button in the audio player next to the recording number, or you can download a Zip file containing MP3 audio files of all the sounds. Most of recorded on the inside of different buildings but some are from outside. (Compiled by Karl V. Steinbrugge)
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
Coastal geologic hazards and catastrophic events research including tsunami information.
USGSDarfield, New Zealand Earthquake (09/03/2010) and its Aftershocks, Including the 02/21/2011 Christchurch Event Educational Slides
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
USGSEarthquakes, MegaQuakes, and the Movies
discussion about facts versus fantasies
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.
USGSNepal Earthquake Sequence Educational Slides
USGSPodcasts by USGS about Earthquakes
Collection of USGS CoreCasts (audio) about a variety of earthquake topics and issues.
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.
American Geophysical Union (AGU)Watch Buildings Move During Earthquakes
Real videos of buildings shaking during real earthquakes, and some re-creations.