Catching the Quakes

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USGS Research Geophysicist Kate Allstadt conducts experiments at the U.S. Geological Survey debris-flow flume, near Eugene, Oregon. Dr. Allstadt and her group are working toward an understanding of how debris flows generate seismic signals. The quantitative information will be used in the development of improved technologies for detecting debris flows to mitigate their destructive effects.


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Length: 00:06:02

Location Taken: Eugene, OR, US

Video Credits

Thanks to USGS scientists Kate Allstadt, David George, Richard Iverson, Jason Kean, Chris Lockett, Andy Lockhart, Matt Logan, Joel Smith, Kelly Swinford and Dan Tebo
Annotated video courtesy of CalTech researcher Maxime Farin