Soil and Earthquakes *
AbstractIs soil structure an important factor in earthquake dynamics? Investigate soil liquefaction and how different soil types respond to earthquake movements. Are movements more dramatic in sandy/loamy or clay type soils? Which soil structures are most stable? Which are the most volatile? (MCEER, 2005)
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- Utah Geological Survey. (n.d.). Liquefaction. Retrieved March 5, 2013, from http://geology.utah.gov/utahgeo/hazards/liquefy.htm
- Johansson, J. (2000, January 27). Soil Liquiefaction. University of Washington. Retrieved March 5, 2013 from http://www.ce.washington.edu/~liquefaction/html/main.html
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