Mt. Soledad landslide in La Jolla, CA - October 2007

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Job Posting: GIS Analyst (Research Data Analyst 2)Job Posting: GIS Analyst (Research Data Analyst 2)The California Geological Survey (Department of Conservation) is seeking to hire a GIS Analyst (Research Data Analyst 2). Visit https://bit.ly/2ZqAqcz for job description, application instructions, and more. The application deadline is March 1, 2021.https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=237077, Link to job posting at CalCareershttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=762021-02-18T00:30:00Z
Job Posting: GIS specialist (Research Data Specialist 2)Job Posting: GIS specialist (Research Data Specialist 2)The California Geological Survey (Department of Conservation) is seeking to hire a GIS specialist (Research Data Specialist 2). Visit https://bit.ly/3b74EH6 for job description, application instructions, and more. The application deadline is February 26, 2021.https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=238692, Link to job posting at CalCareershttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=752021-02-17T00:10:00Z
San Fernando ’71: Looking Back at the Earthquake that Made Us SaferSan Fernando ’71: Looking Back at the Earthquake that Made Us SaferOn February 9, 1971 at 6:01 a.m., a devastating magnitude 6.6 earthquake struck the densely populated metro area of Los Angeles, leaving death and destruction in its wake. Fifty years later, the California Geological Survey shares unpublished archival photos and looks back at lessons learned. https://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/earthquakes/san-fernando, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/earthquakes/san-fernandohttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1572021-02-04T00:00:00Z

 

 


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