University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Links & Resources

To find out more about earthquakes and earthquake safety and preparedness, click on the links below for national, state, and local information.

UNLV Department of Geoscience: Earthquake Safety Info
Nevada Earthquake Safety Council
Nevada Seismological Laboratory
Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology
American Red Cross
Nevada Department of Public Safety
Federal Emergency Management Agency
United States Department of Homeland Security
Association of Bay Area Governments
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
The Disaster Center Nevada Page


The Great ShakeOut



University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Applied Geophysics Center
4505 Maryland Parkway, SEB 3261
Las Vegas, NV 89154-4015
Phone: 702-895-2636
Fax: 702-895-3936


The recommendations, suggestions, descriptions, and illustrations provided on this website are intended to improve earthquake preparedness; however, they do not guarantee the safety of an individual, structure, or facility. The University of Nevada, Las Vegas, the Earthquakes in Southern Nevada Project, and the Principal Investigators do not assume liability for any injury, death, property damage, loss of revenue, or any other reason that occurs in connection with an earthquake or otherwise.