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The 21 February 2008 Mw 6.0 Wells, Nevada Earthquake (Special Publication 36) A compendium of earthquake-related investigations prepared by the University of Nevada, Reno

Nevada Statewide HAZUS Database Update (Open-File Report 09-7)

Estimated Losses from Earthquakes near Nevada Communities (Open-File Report 09-8), with summary tables and links to summary reports for scenarios involving earthquakes of magnitued 5.0, 5.5, 6.0, 6.5, and 7.0 for 38 communities in Nevada

Quaternary Faults in Nevada—Online Interactive Map (Open-File Report 09-9), an online version of NBMG Map 167 for locating faults on various base maps, including topographic maps and aerial photographs

Quaternary Faults in Nevada (NBMG Map 167), poster version at 1:1,000,000 scale

Loss-estimation modeling of earthquake scenarios for each county in Nevada using HAZUS-MH (Open-File Report 06-1) PDF on the Web/Hardcopy

Living with earthquakes in Nevada (Special Publication 27) PDF on the Web/Hardcopy

Earthquakes in Nevada and how to survive them (Educational Series 16) PDF on the Web

Terremotos en Nevada y como sobrevivirlos (Educational Series 27) PDF on the Web/Hardcopy

Earthquakes in Nevada (Map 119) PDF on the Web/Hardcopy

Earthquake shaking potential map for portions of eastern California and western Nevada (Open-File Report 05-2) PDF on the Web/Hardcopy

Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country, Utah Seismic Safety Commission

Turbulent times in the Truckee Meadows (Educational Series 33) PDF on the Web/Hardcopy

What's shakin' in the neighborhood? (Educational Series 34) PDF on the Web/Hardcopy

Planning scenario for a major earthquake in western Nevada (Special Publication 20) Hardcopy

Surficial geology, hydrology, and late Quaternary tectonics of the IXL Canyon area, Nevada as related to the 1954 Dixie Valley earthquake (Bulletin 102) Hardcopy

Earthquake epicenter map of Nevada (Map 29) Hardcopy

Quaternary fault map of Nevada, Reno sheet (Map 79) Hardcopy

Geology and earthquake hazards, Reno NE Quadrangle (Open-File Report 87-5) Hardcopy

Earthquake hazard maps of 7.5-minute quadrangles (Urban Series Maps) Hardcopies only