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ShakeAlert: the Earthquake Early Warning System for the West Coast of the United States

September 25, 2018

 

Large, damaging earthquakes will happen. The U.S. loses over $6 billion annually from earthquakes, according to FEMA, and about three-quarters of that is in California, Oregon, and Washington. ShakeAlert will be an innovative technology that will make communitie

Flyer for "ShakeAlert: the Earthquake Early Warning System for the West Coast of the United States"

Speakers:

  • Bill Leith - USGS Earthquakes Hazards Program Coordinator
  • Tom Heaton - Caltech
  • Richard Allen - UC Berkley
  • Leland O'Driscoll - University of Oregon
  • Harold Tobin - University of Washington

Sponsors: Rep. Ken Calvert and Rep. Adam Schiff

Tuesday, Oct. 2
4:00 PM
House Longworth
Office Building 1310