The National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP): Issues in Brief

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This report discusses the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program which is made up of four agencies (FEMA, The National Science Foundation, USGS, and National Institute of Standards and Technology) who are responsible for monitoring, reporting, and studying earthquakes and increasing resiliency to earthquakes through means such as stronger infrastructure, early warning systems, and recovery plans.

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Folger, Peter October 12, 2017.

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  • Main Title: The National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP): Issues in Brief
  • Series Title: 115th Congress

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This report discusses the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program which is made up of four agencies (FEMA, The National Science Foundation, USGS, and National Institute of Standards and Technology) who are responsible for monitoring, reporting, and studying earthquakes and increasing resiliency to earthquakes through means such as stronger infrastructure, early warning systems, and recovery plans.

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Folger, Peter. The National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP): Issues in Brief, report, October 12, 2017; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1042368/: accessed December 10, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.