earthquakes

Oregon Senate President Wants Money To Make Schools Quake Proof

By Jim McCoy Tue 19th August NewsearthquakesschoolsSen. Peter Courtney
Oregon Senate President Peter Courtney says the state should take on $200 million in debt to help prepare school buildings for a devastating earthquake that scientists say could come at any time. An analysis of Oregon's school buildings found that more than 1,000 were at a high or very high risk of collapsing in a major quake. Courtney, a Salem Democrat, has long advocated improRead More »

Risk Of Earthquake Rises In Half Of US, Including Oregon

By Jim McCoy Thu 17th July Newsearthquakes
A new federal earthquake map dials up the shaking hazard just a bit for about half of the United States and lowers it for nearly a quarter of the nation. The U.S.Read More »

Geologists Studying Wave Of Mt. Hood Tremors

By Jim McCoy Tue 8th April NewsearthquakesMt. Hood
A series of tremors near Mount Hood has intrigued scientists, who note that the quakes are taking place alongside a recently-discovered fault. KGW-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1knb8E7) a swarm of small earthquakes on Mount Hood has captured the attention of state geologists and rattled the nerves of some nearby residents, especially after a 3.3-magnitude quake in Sherwood on Sunday.Read More »

Earthquake Felt in Oregon, Washington

By Jim McCoy Mon 19th November Newsearthquakes
A minor earthquake with a 3.1 magnitude was recorded at Monday morning in the Portland region. The Pacific Northwest Seismic Network reports the quake at 6:15 a.m.Read More »

Earthquake Recorded Off Oregon Coast

By Jim McCoy Wed 7th November NewsearthquakesOregon coast
A 4.2-magnitude earthquake was reported Wednesday morning in the Pacific Ocean about 140 miles off the coast of Oregon and California. The U.S.Read More »

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