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2014/08/20 03:50
2014/08/20 03:50
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... in Oklahoma more than anywhere else in the lower 48. According to the US Geological Survey (USGS), since the beginning of 2014, Idaho has had 22 earthquakes magnitude 3.0 or greater, they're...
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2014/08/20 03:50
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2014/08/19 19:34
2014/08/19 19:34
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... "one of the most seismically active regions in the United States. Along with California and Alaska, Nevada ranks in the top three states subject to the most large earthquakes over the last 150...
2014/08/15 03:28
2014/08/15 03:28
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... very much appreciate our ability to help them out in this time,” said Schneider. The Alaska Volcano Observatory says it's helped out in this way many times before. It's one of 5...
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2014/08/14 21:50
2014/08/14 21:50
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... height of the river went from 15.20 to 23.3 feet according to the U.S Geological Survey's (USGS) website. The discharge, or volume rate of water flow, increased from 82,000 to 186,000 cubic...
2014/08/14 12:39
2014/08/14 12:39
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Duncan asked. "There's the setup for a perfect storm." Duncan recently traveled to northernmost Alaska with fellow researchers from the U.S. Department of Agriculture and U.S. Geological Survey to...
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2014/08/14 04:22
2014/08/14 04:22
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National Earthquake Information Center in Colorado is tracking Hawaii's larger earthquakes, and USGS volcanologists in Alaska and Virginia are keeping watch via satellite imagery. Comcast, Time...
2014/08/13 21:53
2014/08/13 21:53
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Earthquake Information Center in Golden, Colorado, is tracking Hawaii's larger earthquakes, while USGS volcanologists in Alaska and Virginia are keeping watch via satellite imagery. The Honolulu...
2014/07/25 20:39
2014/07/25 20:39
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Taxes from oil production pay for a hefty chunk of Alaska’s state government. Last year the Legislature narrowly passed Senate Bill 21, which offers tax cuts to encourage more drilling in the wake of...
2014/07/25 16:12
2014/07/25 16:12
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... according to new data added to the U.S. Geological Survey's seismic hazard maps. The USGS recently updated the U.S. National Seismic Hazard Map to reflect the best understanding of...
2014/07/25 14:51
2014/07/25 14:51
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JUNEAU — Two quakes occurred in the same location early Friday in southeast Alaska, and the U. S. Geological Survey reports weak or light shaking was felt around Juneau, about 100 miles to the east....
2014/07/25 14:28
2014/07/25 14:28
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Two quakes occurred in the same location early Friday in southeast Alaska, and the U. S. Geological Survey reports weak or light shaking was felt around Juneau, about 100 miles to the east. There are...
2014/07/22 02:13
2014/07/22 02:13
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... have a 2 percent chance of experiencing "very intense shaking" over a 50-year lifespan, USGS project chief Mark Petersen said. Those with lower hazard ratings would experience less intense...
2014/07/22 02:13
2014/07/22 02:13
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... the 16 states that have a relatively high chance of having a damaging quake. The previous USGS hazard map came out in 2008, and experts say the new one looks at what's happened with quakes...
2014/07/18 21:20
2014/07/18 21:20
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... of experiencing damaging ground shaking from an earthquake in the next 50 years, the USGS noted. The 16 states at highest risk are Alaska, Arkansas, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois,...
2014/07/18 08:23
2014/07/18 08:23
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... have a 2 percent chance of experiencing "very intense shaking" over a 50-year lifespan, USGS project chief Mark Petersen said. Those with lower hazard ratings would experience less intense...
2014/07/17 13:13
2014/07/17 13:13
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A magnitude 5.8 earthquake struck western Canada near the Gulf of Alaska early on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The quake, initially reported as a magnitude 6.1 event, hit 59 miles (95...
2014/08/20 03:50
2014/08/20 03:50
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