ShakeAlert: Educational resources for teaching about earthquakes and early warning in the US
Wednesday, March 31, 2021
11:00am PT | 12:00pm MT | 1:00pm CT | 2:00pm ET
Registration Deadline has passed.
Dr. Robert-Michael de Groot, USGS ShakeAlertCoordinator for Communication, Education, Outreach, and Technical Engagement
Dr. Danielle Sumy, USGS ShakeAlert National Educational Resources Development Coordinator, Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology
By the end of the webinar, participants will know how/why:
- ShakeAlert® earthquake early warning system works
- ShakeAlert® fits into the larger suite of Advanced National Seismic System earthquake information products and tools, such as ShakeMap and Did You Feel It?
- Understand how ShakeAlert fosters the development of an EEW industry
- ShakeAlert uses social science research to inform resource development, testing, and evaluation.
- Be able to navigate thewww.iris.edu/ShakeAlert webpage of education materials
- Presentation Slides (PowerPoint 2007 (.pptx) 19.2MB Apr5 21)
- ShakeAlert educational materials
- Drop, cover, and hold on
- FEMA Earthquake pamphlet
Duration: 1 hour
Format: Presentations will take place through a Zoom Meeting screen-sharing session. The webinar will be recorded.
Accessing the Webinar: Instructions for joining the webinar will be email to participants the day before the event. Learn more about accessing the webinar.
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