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Reconstruction of a Cascadia Subduction Zone Megaquake from the Portland Earthquake Project


Published on May 2, 2012
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This is a clip from the BBC documentary "The Next Megaquake" (http://www.bbc.co.uk/sn/tvradio/progr...).

Watch the entire 45-minute BBC documentary here: http://goo.gl/y3ULB

IMPORTANT, See also:

Oregon's Earthquake Hazard, Part One
Published on Sep 25, 2012
Geohazard expert Yumei Wang discusses earthquake faults and hazards in Oregon, with emphasis on the Cascadia Subduction Zone. Courtesy of DOGAMI, July 2009
  
Oregon's Earthquake Hazard: Part Two
Published on Sep 25, 2012
Geohazard expert Yumei Wang discusses how earthquakes cause damage, including soil amplification, liquefaction, lateral spreading, landslides, and the impact of tsunamis. Courtesy of DOGAMI, July 200