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Addressing California\'s Tsunami Hazard

Presented by: Rick Wilson, PG, CEG

February 28, 2017
Aviator\'s Restaurant
6151 Freeport Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95822

Event Description

An overview of the tsunami hazard and vulnerability of California will be summarized. Results from new hazard analyses and new planning tools being developed by the state will be presented.  How these new tools address preparedness, response, mitigation, and recovery will also be discussed.

Mr. Rick Wilson is a Senior Engineering Geologist with the California Geological Survey.  For the past ten years, Mr. Wilson has been the Science Coordinator for the State of California Tsunami Preparedness and Hazard Mitigation Program, a program headed by the California Governor\'s Office of Emergency Services.

Event Agenda

5:30 pm - Social Hour

6:30 pm - Dinner

7:30 pm - Presentation and questions

Costs:  $30 members (with RSVP) and $35 non-members

There will be a $3 surchage for walk-ins

$10 students (no surcharge for student walk-ins)

The FIRST 5 students to RSVP are FREE

Student Sponsorship welcomed! Sponsor a student for $20 (suggested).

RSVP at http://www.aegsacto.org/meetings/signup/

or email: chase.white@conservation.ca.gov

 

 

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