Specific damaged building information now available!

February 19, 2016 by  
Filed under EERI Response

Information on specific buildings damaged during the southern Taiwan earthquake is now available on the clearinghouse website. The following is a complete list of 33 buildings damaged in the Tainan area, along with their coordinates, photos and nature of structural damage: NCREE Damaged Building List...


Taiwan Earthquake Virtual Clearinghouse Launched

February 11, 2016 by  
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In response to the M6.4 earthquake in Southern Taiwan on Saturday, February 6, 2016 (local time), EERI’s Learning From Earthquakes (LFE) program has launched this virtual clearinghouse site for the event, with preliminary reports, field photos, and a variety of other resources. No EERI-led reconnaissance...


Reconnaissance Reports from Taiwan

February 8, 2016 by  
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EERI has added reconnaissance reports from members, colleagues and volunteers in Taiwan to its virtual clearinghouse. The following reports have been contributed: Reconnaissance Report for 2016/02/06 Meinong Earthquake, Kaohsiung, Taiwan (Main damage area: Tainan) (8MB pdf, English) by Yi-Hsuan Tu, Associate...


Initial EERI Response to M6.4 Earthquake in Taiwan on February 6, 2016

February 5, 2016 by  
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Tainan, Taiwan. Reuters photo On Saturday, February 6, 2016, a M6.4 earthquake struck southern Taiwan. The EERI community extends its sympathy to the victims as rescue and relief work continues. EERI is currently monitoring the situation from media reports and notes from colleagues in the impacted region...