EERI Reconnaissance Team Report on the Muisne, Ecuador Earthquake is now available

November 1, 2016 by  
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A new special report, EERI Earthquake Reconnaissance Team Report: M7.8 Muisne, Ecuador Earthquake on April 16, 2016, is now available for download: Download the EERI Earthquake Reconnaissance Team Report (10 MB PDF) The EERI Earthquake Reconnaissance Team’s ninety-page report describes the findings...


Ecuador Briefing Webinar Video Now Available!

July 21, 2016 by  
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A recording for the Ecuador Briefing Webinar is now available! In this video, members of the EERI reconnaissance team that traveled to Ecuador to study the April 16, 2016 earthquake present their observations. In addition, the co-leader of the GEER-ATC team offered an overview of geotechnical impacts....


Ecuador Earthquake Reconnaissance Briefing Webinar on July 15

July 14, 2016 by  
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EERI will host an Ecuador Earthquake Reconnaissance Briefing Webinar as a part of its Learning from Earthquakes program, on Friday, July 15, 2016 from 1:00 pm to 2:45 pm Pacific Daylight Time. Register Now: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8359371777335576578 During this free event, members...


EERI Reconnaissance Team to Ecuador

May 6, 2016 by  
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On May 8, 2016, an EERI team will begin a reconnaissance mission in Ecuador to investigate damage, response, and recovery in the aftermath of that country’s M7.8 earthquake of April 16, 2016. The team will be led by Forrest Lanning (M. EERI, 2009) from Miyamoto International. Lanning is a current EERI...


EERI Response to M7.8 Earthquake in Ecuador on April 16, 2016

April 19, 2016 by  
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On Saturday, April 16, a M7.8 earthquake struck offshore of the west coast of northern Ecuador (11:58pm local time on Saturday, April 16). 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...