TITLE

The ultimate nightmare

AUTHOR(S)
Brownlee, Shannon; Watson, Traci
PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;1/31/94, Vol. 116 Issue 4, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how geologists and disaster experts believe that devastation from a small earthquake in California's Newport-Inglewood fault zone could be even greater than one emanating from the San Andeas fault. Scenario's worst-case predictions; How disaster planners have been using scenarios to get ready; Facilities that would be hardest hit; Landslides and liquefaction which could occur.
ACCESSION #
9401267615

 

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