Link to USGS home page Link to USGS home pageWestern Region Coastal and Marine Geology
Ground Failure

Geotechnical Observations of the November 3, 2002 M7.9 Denali Fault Earthquake

Figure 15.

back Back to Report

An underground septic tank at Fielding Lake became buoyant in liquefied soil lifting a small out-house structure out of the ground (SASW site 599FLD).

Photo of out-house.
maintained by Diane Minasian
For further information PLEASE CONTACT: Robert Kayen
last modified 20 January 2005