Seismic Resources Home

When you turn to the Internet to learn about building codes and earthquake activity, you might be overwhelmed by the sheer volume of information. That’s why Western Pacific has created this Seismic Resources portal – helpful info from various government

Permitting Information

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Geological Maps

Maps provided by government entities Many of the maps are available in formats that can be viewed in Google Earth, which means that they can be viewed at any scale This is a United States Geological Services national hazard map

Videos & Articles

Seismic Minute Videos – Educational Insights Important seismic insight in considering your location Tom Heaton, Cal Tech, 2 minutes: Location, location, location… Earthquakes can occur throughout the US – in areas that may surprise you. The case for qualified engineering