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Emergency Management

We oversee USGS's emergency management activities. These include providing executive direction, oversight, and support to USGS managers in responding to major hazard events and ensuring that the USGS is able to fulfill our mission under all circumstances. We also provide support to certain National Response Framework emergency support functions.

News

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ShakeOut 2021: Earthquake Awareness Enables Community Preparedness

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The Monitor newsletter - Vol. 4 | Issue Fall 2021

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The Monitor newsletter - Vol. 3 | Issue Summer 2021

Science

Earthquakes Hazards

View recent events or search for past earthquakes. Optimized for mobile and desktop.
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Earthquakes Hazards

View recent events or search for past earthquakes. Optimized for mobile and desktop.
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Landslides Information

View current advisories, events, and what is going on in the news.
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Landslides Information

View current advisories, events, and what is going on in the news.
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U.S. Volcano Information

There are 169 potentially active volcanoes in the U.S., and the USGS Volcano Hazards Program provides warnings of unrest and eruption for these volcanoes. We offer volcano monitoring data, provide maps and geologic information, conduct research how volcanoes work, and engage with community education and outreach.
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U.S. Volcano Information

There are 169 potentially active volcanoes in the U.S., and the USGS Volcano Hazards Program provides warnings of unrest and eruption for these volcanoes. We offer volcano monitoring data, provide maps and geologic information, conduct research how volcanoes work, and engage with community education and outreach.
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