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USGS Landslide Hazard Maps for Emergency Services in San Francisco Bay Area in 1998


Debris Flow Hazard Map

The USGS produced two types of maps for the State of California's Office of Emergency Services (OES). Maps identified areas where:

The National Weather Service (NWS) worked with OES to identify potential "hot-spots" around the 9-county San Francisco Bay Area during heavy rain events in the winter of 1998.

To learn more, view a series of Web pages with fly-by animations, maps, movies, and photographs.

Direct access to the detailed landslide maps.

Produced under supervision by David Howell, USGS.


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