GEOL 308: Week 7

Week 7 Course Material

    Additional Reading

      Required

      Optional

    Activities

  • Activity 5: Earthquake Report (1 MB pdf)

    Supplemental Material

    Hazard Updates

  • CA DWR Timeline of Events for the Oroville Dam

  • New bathymetric data shows that the earthquake resulted in a huge slipping event. Almost every part of the upper slope had mud removed from it and significant innundation has covered much of the canyon floors. [Infographic: NIWA]

    Videos

  • CA Department of Water Resources aerial videos showing the main spillway after the Q was lowered to ~0.
  • NIWA video about the submarine landslide from the November 14, 2016 M 7.8 Kaikōura Earthquake (New Zealand).
  • NIWA video about the biological effects from the November 14, 2016 M 7.8 Kaikōura Earthquake (New Zealand).
  • Here is a National Geographic video showing a 3-D view of an erupting volcano in Kamchatka. More on this video can be found here.

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