Washington Geological Survey


WALERT Report: Chuweah Creek Fire

On August 4 we released a report evaluating the potential risk to water tanks from post-wildfire landslides in the community of Nespelem, Okanogan County. Click here to read the report.

Field Notebook Collection Story Map

On July 26 we launched a new story map about our data preservation efforts. The story map features our digital, geolocated field notebook collection. Click here to view it.

Results of 2019–2021 School Seismic Safety Project

On July 12 we published the second phase of a statewide effort to systematically evaluate Washington school buildings for seismic performance. Click here for more information.

Updated Pagesize Geologic Map of Washington

On May 13 we released an updated popular handout that includes a simplified geologic map of Washington on the front and a short summary of the geologic history of Washington on the back.

Volcano Interactive Web Guide

On May 13 we published an interactive web guide to our volcano website content that is meant to be an educational resource. Click here to access this resource and related educational content.

Washington 100 Geotourism Website

On May 10 we released a new geotourism website that tells the geologic stories of 100 great places to see geology in Washington. Click here to go to the website and start exploring!

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