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

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After Wildfire, Geologists Prepare for the Next Hazard: Debris FlowsAfter Wildfire, Geologists Prepare for the Next Hazard: Debris FlowsOctober 25, 2021 Update: CGS staff wrap up work with CAL FIRE partners on post-wildfire Watershed Emergency Response Team (WERT) assessments in several burn areas and have established rainfall thresholds used in local evacuation planning for potential debris flows.https://calconservation.blog/2021/09/30/after-wildfire-geologists-prepare-hazard-debris-flows/, https://calconservation.blog/2021/09/30/after-wildfire-geologists-prepare-hazard-debris-flows/https://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1772021-10-25T21:15:00Z
Job Posting: Seismic Instrumentation SpecialistJob Posting: Seismic Instrumentation SpecialistThe California Geological Survey (Department of Conservation) is seeking to hire a Seismic Instrumentation Specialist for its Strong Motion Instrumentation Program. Final Filing Date: 11/1/2021; Salary Range: $6,852 - $8,166 per month; Where to apply: https://lnkd.in/gz3r8Dnmhttps://www.calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=274220, Link to job posting at CalCareershttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=902021-10-22T23:00:00Z
Job Posting: Strong-Motion Data Products SpecialistJob Posting: Strong-Motion Data Products SpecialistThe California Geological Survey (Department of Conservation) is seeking to hire a Data Products Specialist for its Strong Motion Instrumentation Program. Final Filing Date: 10/29/2021; Salary Range: $5,913 - $7,402 per month; Where to apply: https://lnkd.in/gY2c9wCjhttps://www.calcareers.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=273928, Link to job posting at CalCareershttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=882021-10-19T23:30:00Z

 

 


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Publication AnnouncementsPublication AnnouncementsRelease announcements of maps, reports and other publications of the California Geological Survey.
Post-Wildfire Debris FlowsPost-Wildfire Debris FlowsA debris flow can strike with little warning. Learn how to recognize the potential and how to prepare for one.
Maps and DataMaps and DataLooking for California geologic maps or GIS data? Start here.
Tōhoku-oki Earthquake and Tsunami, March 11, 2011Tōhoku-oki Earthquake and Tsunami, March 11, 2011How an earthquake in Japan helped shape California's plan for the next tsunami
Earthquake Data and ReportsEarthquake Data and ReportsLinks to the Center for Engineering Strong Motion Data, Internet Quick Reports and Internet Data Reports, ShakeMaps, and SMIP Seminar information.

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