[ RadSafe ] Seattle / Puget Sound Earthquakes

Chris Alston achris1999 at gmail.com
Mon Apr 9 18:53:31 CDT 2012

Which is, e.g., a lot of downtown Seattle, no?  It worries the heck
out of me.  There are a lot of people I care about up there.
Hopefully, a least the floating bridge would survive; if all the
bridges go down, how are the rest of us going to help them?


On Mon, Apr 9, 2012 at 5:33 PM, Power, James <jpower at appliedmedical.com> wrote:
> See: http://geomaps.wr.usgs.gov/pacnw/lifeline/eqhazards.html
> See the attached USGS paper on seismic hazards in and around Puget Sound.
> One of my Central Washington University geology professors always pointed out that he would be most concerned about liquefaction and slope failure of unconsolidated deposits and soils.
> Jim Power
> Former Geo
> Escondido, CA

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