Earthquakes

Disaster Prevention and Management

ISSN: 0965-3562

Article publication date: 1 December 2004

Citation

(2004), "Earthquakes", Disaster Prevention and Management, Vol. 13 No. 5. https://doi.org/10.1108/dpm.2004.07313eag.002

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Copyright © 2004, Emerald Group Publishing Limited


Earthquakes

Earthquakes

Southern California Earthquake Data Center

www.data.scec.orgThe Southern California Earthquake Data Center (SCEDC), the primary archive of earthquake data for Southern California, is a central resource of the Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC). SCEDC now offers an updated and revised web site.

US Geological Survey (USGS)

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/The US Geological Survey (USGS) has updated and enhanced its global earthquakes page with the addition of hemispheric views and maps.

International Institute of Earthquake Engineering and Seismology

www.iiees.ac.ir/English/Bam_report_english.htmlThe International Institute of Earthquake Engineering and Seismology web site contains a number of new documents about the 2003 Bam earthquake.

Southern California Earthquake Center

www.earthquakecountry.info/10.5/To separate fact from movie fiction, the Southern California Earthquake Center and USGS have created a series of web pages addressing the recent NBC miniseries 10.5.

USGS

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/bytopic/megaquakes.htmlAnother web site to debunk earthquake myths and fantasies is sponsored directly by USGS and includes fact sheets and links to other organizational resources.