Aug 19: The California Geological Survey
is working with BART to deploy
accelerometers at BART stations. Data from these stations will be incorporated
in CISN products such as ShakeMap and
used for the rapid assessment of earthquake damage.
Aug 09: Rich Eisner is taking on the position of OES Coastal Regional Adminstrator,
in addition continuing to manage OES' participation in CISN and National Tsunami Program.
July 01: Jim Davis, California State Geologist, retired today
after 25 years of service. Jim has played a important role in the development
of the CISN and most recently served as Chair of the
Steering Committee. More information about
Jim and his career is available through the Web site of the California Geological Survey.
Oct 01: The CISN issued a
report on ANSS activities in FY2001 in
California. This funding led to the installation of 30 digital seismic
sites and 2 structural monitoring sites in the San Francisco Bay Area.