California’s other drought: A major earthquake is overdue but the current strong quake situation in California is actually more dire than people may realize

California’s other drought: A major earthquake is overdue but the current strong quake situation in California is actually more dire than people may realize

California earthquakes are a geologic inevitability. The state straddles the North American and Pacific tectonic plates and is crisscrossed by the San Andreas and other active fault systems. The magnitude 7.9 earthquake that struck off Alaska’s Kodiak Island on Jan. 23, 2018 was just the latest reminder of major seismic activity along the Pacific Rim. […]

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