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Earthquake Hazards Program

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The USGS Earthquake Hazards Program is a major element of the four-agency National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP), established by Congress in 1977. The USGS responsibilities within NEHRP include earthquake monitoring and notification, earthquake impact and hazard assessments, and targeted research on earthquake causes and effects.

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Author Chad Rowan
Last Updated March 23, 2015, 20:25 (EST)
Created May 8, 2012, 12:22 (EST)
Citation Chad Rowan, Earthquake Hazards Program, 2012-05-08, https://edx.netl.doe.gov/dataset/earthquake-hazards-program
Ecological Region Terrestrial
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