AASHTO Journal, 2 March 2012
An examination of at-risk infrastructure and transportation corridors will be part of the excursion to help participants learn how to ask the right questions and recognize earthquake risks to their operations and properties.
USGS’ field-trip route will include earthquake-related sites in western Tennessee, northeast Arkansas, and southeast Missouri. There will also be discussion of several industries that have concentrated exposure to earthquake risk in the central United States. The trip will conclude back in Memphis.
More information is available at on.doi.gov/USGS041012. Cost is $95 per person. To register, please contact Phyllis Steckel at psteckel AT charter.net or 636-239-4013. The field trip is limited to 30 participants.