Mapping the Oso, WA landslide ~Bruce Biles

We’ve put up our initial interactive Disaster Map of the Oso, WA landslide. I call it “initial” as the whole process grows as we filter and analyze the data coming in about this tragic event. If anyone reading has GIS data, links, pics, videos, etc please feel free to shoot us an email at the…

State of the Climate ~ National Climatic Data Center

The State of the Climate is a collection of monthly summaries recapping climate-related occurrences on both a global and national scale. Read more .Also, as it is now Flood Season across most of our readership, I got this excellent asset for Real-time Water Alert email or text messages, @USGS from NWS Mobile ‏@NWSMobile

6.9 earthquake felt across Northern California, southern Oregon ~Shelby Grad, L.A. Times

There were no immediate reports of injuries or major damage from a magnitude 6.9 earthquake that occurred off the coast of Eureka in Northern California on Sunday night. The quake, which was followed by several smaller aftershocks, was felt across Northern California and as far south as San Francisco, according to the U.S. Geological Survey….