Earthquake Newswire (Page 6)

Earthquake Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Nepal Struggles to Revive Mountain TourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Voice of America

    ... at reaching the 8,850-meter summit. It will be his fifth attempt at climbing Everest Four months after a deadly earthquake, Nepal is struggling to revive mountain and trekking tourism, a vital source of jobs and income for the poor Himalayan ...

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  2. How this Queen Anne Neighborhood is Prepared for a Giant EarthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Seattle Weekly

    ... houses within a two block radius, in the event of a natural disaster such as a massive Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake that the "Somebody's gotta do it!" Hardinge says. He harkens back to the 2001 Nisqually earthquake, before he was a ...

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  3. Earth's Moving Mantle Leads to Earthquakes in Unusual PlacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Live Science

    It has long been a mystery why some earthquakes strike towns in seemingly earthquake-proof regions, but researchers now have a potential explanation for why temblors sometimes rattle where they're not expected. Understanding the underlying source of these quakes could help officials prepare for their associated hazards.

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  4. Minor earthquake felt in Abbotsford and MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Mission City Record

    ... said they felt a loud rumble and shaking that lasted about five seconds or like a big truck rolled by. The last earthquake that was felt in the area took place on July 5, measuring 3.3 on the Richter scale. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on ...

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  5. Los Angeles due for an earthquake disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | KRON 4

    ... eruption of the massive San Andreas Fault, which seismologists say is the most likely source of a large earthquake in heavily populated Southern California. Garcetti ran for mayor in 2013 promising to tackle the mundane infrastructure challenges ...

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  6. With Katrina As A Reminder, L.A. Prepares For The Next a Big OneaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | WMAL-AM Washington

    ... eruption of the massive San Andreas Fault, which seismologists say is the most likely source of a large earthquake in heavily populated Southern California. Garcetti ran for mayor in 2013 promising to tackle the mundane infrastructure challenges ...

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  7. Haiti Is Counting on Haitians Abroad to Help Reinvigorate TourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Skift

    Though not as popular as other Caribbean islands, Haiti has been a tourist destination for decades but with the 2010 earthquake, key players on the ground consider the past year as the starting point for tourism in the country and the Haitian diaspora is leading this charge. There are more than 4 million Haitians living outside of Haiti and new data shows they, and also U.S. travelers, are teeming to visit a country that's working to demonstrate it's open for tourism.

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  8. Could parts of Europe be lost like Atlantis? Maps show how a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Daily Mail

    ... north coast of Africa have simulated the impact of the devastating waves one might trigger. They found that if an earthquake with a magnitude of 7.0 hit off the coasts of eastern Sicily in Italy and southern Crete in Greece, it would leave large ...

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  9. 'I was kind of freaking out': Earthquake shakes Fredericton areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | CBC News

    Many New Brunswickers felt a serious rumble on Thursday night as a magnitude 3.6 earthquake was recorded east of Fredericton. The small earthquake struck at 7:47 p.m. and it was centred just east of Taymouth, according to Earthquakes Canada.

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  10. Minor earthquake reported in FrederictonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | GlobalNews

    Natural Resources says it received more than 120 reports from people who felt the quake, but there were no reports of injuries. It says the quake was "lightly felt" by residents in Fredericton and Canterbury, with some as far away as Woodstock.

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  11. Taylor Devices planning $1.1M expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Business Journal

    ... added that Los Angeles City Hall features 44 of his company's dampers. Each, he said, is about 30 feet long. "The earthquake codes keep getting raised, and that requires bigger and bigger dampers that we make," Taylor said. "We thought in the 1960s ...

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  12. Lava flows from Hawaii's Kilauea volcanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Reuters

    ... of Eden Roc. Eden Roc is on the eastern side of the island and home to approximately 450 people. A magnitude 3.8 earthquake also occurred early on Thursday beneath the volcano's south flank, but the federal agency said there were lows levels of ...

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  13. Earthquakes from fracking not likely in SaskatchewanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | CBC News

    An earthquake in B.C. was triggered by fracking, but a geological expert in Saskatchewan says there is not the same kind of pressure found in the rock formations in the province. A geological expert in Saskatchewan says the likelihood of an earthquake in this province from fracking is unlikely.

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  14. Market MoverFOR These Times, 'Threepenny Opera' is TimelyRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- And yet again we are waking up to news of another disaster, this time a 6.3 magnitude earthquake in Italy, 60 miles east of Rome with 237 confirmed dead and 17,000 homeless as the rescue iof anyone living or dead in the rubble continues.

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  15. Landslides kill five in Nepal quake zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Star Online

    KATHMANDU: Landslides triggered by heavy rainfall killed at least five people in central Nepal, four of them in a shelter for survivors of a devastating earthquake, police said Friday. Rescuers in Nepal's Nuwakot district are still searching for a nine-year-old boy missing since an overnight landslide crushed two bamboo and tin shelters built for families displaced by the April 25 quake.

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  16. Property owners urged to be proactive with earthquake insurance coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Business Insurance

    Kim Henshaw, chief executive of Strata Community Australia, has asked owners and firms responsible for strata properties in the nation's New South Wales state to be proactive with earthquake insurance coverage, reported Asia Insurance Review. "Australia is a very active location for seismic events," Mr. Henshaw said.

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  17. Ministry coming clean on courthouse processRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2012 | The Otago Daily Times

    ... by Opus, delivered to Ministry of Justice. Declares the tower and areas in its drop zone to be ''high risk'' and earthquake prone. March 12, 2012: Opus Architecture produces ''Dunedin Law Courts Tower Strengthening Design Options Report''. Estimates ...

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  18. Christchurch homeowner fights IAG quake repair strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Press On-Line

    Six out of seven IAG-managed repairs were found to be deficient in a Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment survey of 90 Canterbury homes . The report triggered an audit of all repairs of this type by the Earthquake Commission , Southern Response and IAG.

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  19. Water New Zealand supports councilsa collaborationRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Scoop

    Water New Zealand supports the Wellington Water Committee's move to taking a collaborative and regional approach to the challenge of getting Wellington's water network up and running after a major incident announced today . Water New Zealand CEO John Pfarhlert says that since the Christchurch earthquake more people understand that 'resilience matters' - but not all.

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  20. USGS Expert: Human activity is triggering earthquakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | KRON 4

    ... companies extract oil and gas from the ground, and these quakes can sometime be very powerful. "The strongest earthquake that was induced by fluid injection was a magnitude 5.6 quake in Oklahoma in 2011," he said. "There have been larger earthquakes ...

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