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EARTHQUAKES
LIST OF CURRENT EARTHQUAKE ACTIVITY (USGS) VERMONT SEISMICITY/USGS HAZARDS
EARTHQUAKES IN THE NORTHEAST (Weston Observatory)
U.S. SEISMIC DESIGN WEB APPLICATION
VERMONT EARTHQUAKE AWARENESS EARTHQUAKES IN VERMONT (pdf)
HAZUS PROGRAM IN VERMONT A REPORT ON THE SEISMIC VULNERABILITY OF THE STATE OF VERMONT
TOWN AND QUADRANGLE SEISMIC HAZARD PROJECTS
Seismic site class, amplification, and liquefaction hazard mapping for the Burlington and Colchester, VT 7.5 minute quadrangles, 2011 (superseded by VG13-3 below) Report on the comparison of shear wave velocity measurements with Multispectral Analysis of Surface Waves (MASW) along with Microtremor Array Method (MAM), Seismic Cone Penetration Tests (SCPT), and Standard Penetration Tests (SPT) for the Burlington and Colchester, Vermont USGS 7-1/2 minute quadrangles (VGTR13-1, 3.5 mb pdf) or (11.5 mb pdf)
SEISMIC HAZARD FOR THE BURLINGTON AND COLCHESTER, VERMONT USGS 7-1/2 MINUTE QUADRANGLES, 2013 (VGS Open FIle Report VG13-3, Text and Map, 3.6 mb pdf) SEISMIC HAZARD MAPPING FOR WILLISTON, VT: VGS Open File Report VG13-4 (2.6 mb pdf)
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

VEMA - VERMONT EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

FEMA- FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

LANDSLIDES, ROCKFALLS and EROSION


PROTOCOL FOR IDENTIFICATION OF AREAS SENSITIVE TO LANDSLIDE HAZARDS IN VERMONT, 2012, VGS Technical Report VGTR2012-1 (PDF). This report is part of the State Hazard Mitigation Plan, VT Dept. of Public Safety, Div. of Emergency Management and Homeland Security
LANDSLIDE EROSION AND HAZARDS PAGE (local landslide events and mapping) ROCKFALL HAZARD RATING OF ROCK CUTS ON U.S. AND STATE HIGHWAYS IN VERMONT, 2007
IMPACT OF TROPICAL STORM IRENE ON STREAMS IN VERMONT, 2011 (PDF) RAINFALL, FLOOD MAGNITUTDE AND GEOMORPHIC IMPACTS OF TROPICAL STORM IRENE ON THE WHITE RIVER WATERSHED, EAST-CENTRAL VERMONT (PDF, NEGSA, 2013)

THE LANDSLIDE HANDBOOK, USGS CIRCULAR 1325

AMERICAN GEOLOPHYSICAL UNION LANDSLIDE BLOG


NATURALLY-OCURRING ELEMENTS OF CONCERN (arsenic, radionuclides)
GEOLOGY AND HUMAN HEALTH

DROUGHT
US DROUGHT ASSESSMENT AND MONITORING, NOAA

FEMA Award to the Vermont Geological Survey, 2004


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