A new federal earthquake map dials up the shaking hazard just a bit for about one-third of the United States and lowers it for one-tenth.
Geologists warn there’s a 7 to 10 chance of a large earthquake in the next 50 years.
The move is welcomed by the Illinois Manufacturer’s Association but opposed by Southern Illinoisans Against Fracturing our Environment, or “SAFE”
Missourians can’t help but think they’re sitting on a ticking time bomb, as New Zealand is shaken by a quake on the 200th anniversary of the big one on the New Madrid.
Guy, Arkansas residents have felt the Earth move several times in recent weeks.
Missouri Takes Quake Preps to a New Level on 200th Anniversary of 1811 Disaster