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03-20-14 - Be ready for an earthquake, wherever travel takes you. Exploring Oregon during spring break? Take time to plan for an earthquake or tsunami before setting off on your adventure | news release | www.OregonTsunami.org

01-24-14 - Lessons of preparedness from historic earthquake; January 26 marks the 314th anniversary of the last great Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake, and a great time to prepare | news release | www.OregonTsunami.org

12-31-13 - Study looks at coastal erosion hazards in Waldport along Alsea Bay; new maps help predict future danger zones by showing storm wave erosion, tidal effects and future sea level rise | news release | preview

12-31-13 - Tsunami model data released for entire Oregon coast; model output can assist in site-specific evaluations of tsunami risk | news release | preview reports

12-27-13 - Geologic database, models released for Portland area; new information can help assess risk from earthquakes and landslides | news release | preview


Thermal infrared information data for Oregon released | news release |
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12-19-13 - Southwestern Oregon coast mapped; new geologic map refines our understanding of this complex area | news release | preview

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12-18-13 - New report finds landslide risks are high for Clackamas County in Portland metro area | news release | preview

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12-09-13 - Coastal survey: Oregon beaches see more short-term erosion | OSU news release | USGS publication

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10-07-13 - New lidar-based recreation map of the Crater Lake area released; map shows trails and describes geologic history | news release | preview

10-02-13 - Tsunami inundation scenario data released for entire Oregon coast; seamless GIS data set reflects latest computer modeling | news release | preview

07-23-13 - Open-File Report O-13-09, Earthquake Risk Study for Oregon's Critical Energy Infrastructure Hub released. preview

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Next DOGAMI Governing Board Meeting -
June 16, 2014
8:30 am - 12 noon
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Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries
800 NE Oregon Street #28, Suite 965, Portland, OR 97232-2162
(971) 673-1555, FAX (971) 673-1562
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