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National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program

National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program

summaries of technical reports, volume XXIII

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Geological Survey, [Books and Open-File Reports Section, distributor] in [Denver, Colo.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earthquake prediction -- United States.,
  • Seismograms -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Other titlesSummaries of technical reports, volume XXIII.
    Statementprepared by participants in National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program ; compiled by Muriel L. Jacobson, Thelma R. Rodriguez.
    SeriesOpen-file report -- no. 87-63., U.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 87-63.
    ContributionsJacobson, Muriel L., Rodriguez, Thelma R., National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (U.S.), Geological Survey (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination8 microfiches
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15278876M

    John (Jack) R. Hayes, Jr., Director, National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Steven L. McCabe, Deputy Director, National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program John (Jay) L. Harris III, Project Manager NEHRP Consultants Joint Venture Applied Technology Council Redwood Shores Parkway, Suite Redwood City, California File Size: 5MB. Applied Technology Council: Interim testing protocols for determining the seismic performance characteristics of structural and nonstructural components / (Washington, D.C.: Federal Emergency Management Agency: NEHRP, []), also by National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (U.S.), United States Federal Emergency Management Agency. agencies through the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP). He noted the high public visibility and the positive results coming from the earthquake program. He thanked the committee members for their volunteer service and stated that he was looking forward to the committee’s report, which he would consider as important input. programs, such as the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), the National Hurricane Program, and the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP). Participants in these courses learn about program regulations and policies and are provided with the tools and techniques for implementing mitigation strategies.


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