The CREW community has expertise in all aspects of earthquakes and their impacts to communities. Check out our Board of Directors and contact us if you want to learn more about earthquakes in the Cascadia region.
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CREW brings together researchers, practitioners and citizens from northern California to British Columbia to help our region plan for earthquakes and become more resilient to these events. We:
The earthquake sequence that struck the city of Christchurch and surrounding Canterbury region in 2010-2011 has had unprecedented impacts in all spheres of New Zealand society. The Canterbury earthquake sequence had many geologically remarkable characteristics, with ramifications for all aspects of li
The February 2014 issue of National Geographic magazine includes a story about plans to build a tsunami refuge at Ocosta Elementary School in Westport, Washington. The story includes quotes from CREW member John Schelling (State of Washington) and mapped evacuation-modeling results from CREW member Nathan Wood (USGS).