USGS Soil Liquefaction Models Reveal Buildings and Roads at Risk (ArcNews Online)

Earthquakes are notorious for what appear to be selective assaults. Why do some buildings seem untouched while others crumble to rubble? The United States Geological Survey (USGS) is using GIS to study the phenomenon of soil liquefaction to understand urban neighborhoods' risk levels for earthquake destruction.


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