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Understanding earthquake hazards in urban areas - Evansville Area Earthquake Hazards Mapping Project

Evansville, Indiana, is near the Wabash Valley and New Madrid seismic zones and has experienced minor damage from earthquakes in the past 200 years. This fact sheet describes three types of USGS earthquake hazard maps for Evansville and surrounding areas.

by Boyd, Oliver S.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012-3014
This publication is available only as a PDF document.
Related topics:
Earthquake probabilities, Earthquakes, Engineering geology, Maps and atlases, Seismology
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