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Important Events and Recent News About Earthquake Early Warning Development on the West Coast of the United States:

Google News search for ShakeAlert EEW.

Selected Items:

  • November, 2008: Do you want a 20-second warning? San Francisco Magazine by Vance. (Download pdf)
  • October, 2008: At First Jolt: Will we have warnings for the next big earthquake? by Richard Allen, published in Geotimes/EARTH (Download pdf)
  • May, 2008: Earthquake early warning systems: an investment that pays off in seconds by Georgia Cua, published in Natural Hazards Observer. (Download pdf)
  • August, 2006: USGS funded Phase I R&D effort begins.

ShakeAlert V1.2 rolled out in April extending the “production prototype” to Washington and Oregon!


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