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Calif. State Parks Hope To Lure Hikers With Google Trail Mapping Effort

Hikers on some of Southern California’s most popular trails could soon see those ubiquitous Google Street View cameras.

10/13/2014

Officials say fault line mapping projects such as the one pictured here for the Hollywood fault could be completed within a year. (Photo courtesy CA.gov)

Quake Fault Line Mapping Resumes After Nearly 20-Year Pause

California seismologists are once again mapping fault lines after a lull of nearly two decades due to budget cuts.

07/02/2014

Lawmakers say an early warning system could save lives and boost a more rapid response following a major earthquake. (Photo credit: U.S. Geological Survey)

Lawmaker Calls For More Funding To Map Quake Faults

A state lawmaker from Torrance wants Sacramento to boost funding to map active earthquake faults to prevent buildings from being constructed near dangerous faults.

12/31/2013

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Report: Calif. Quake Faults Mapping Has Slowed

Very few earthquake faults in California have been mapped over the past two decades despite an ambitious campaign launched in the early 1970s to help scientists learn more about the state’s seismic activity.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/21/2013

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