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June 17, 2019

Washoe Valley earthquake a gentle reminder Nevada third most seismically active state

University of Nevada, Reno leads effort to monitor, research, assess earthquake hazards
May 23, 2019

NYT: Spotting Wildfires Could Become Easier. Here's How.

New York Times article highlighting ALERTWildfire, spring 2019.
March 25, 2019

2018 Nevada Seismological Laboratory Publications

2018 peer-reviewed publications, ranging from large earthquake ruptures to imaging volcanoes
December 18, 2018

Magnitude 3.6 earthquake part of swarm reported by Nevada Seismological Laboratory

University of Nevada, Reno reports quake centered near Carson City with no damage reported
November 17, 2018

Early warning fire camera system expansion eyed by California

University of Nevada, Reno and U.C. San Diego collaborate on implementing the systems
August 21, 2018

USGS Cooperative Agreement Supplement: Deferred Maintenance - Phase 1

Phase 1 upgrade of seismic instruments focussed primarily in northern Nevada.
August 7, 2018

Funding for AlertTahoe fire camera network announced at Tahoe Summit

College of Science’s Graham Kent talks about successful mountaintop fire tracking system
February 26, 2018

2017 Nevada Seismological Laboratory Publications

Research projects spanning the globe ranging from Nepal to Reno, Nevada, California Borderlands to the moraines of Lake Tahoe.
February 18, 2018

AlertTahoe wins prestigious innovation award from CENIC

CENIC announces three recipients of 2018 Innovations in Networking Award for Experimental Applications In recognition of work to bring advanced IT and telecommunications to the fight to contain California wildfires, the WIFIRE, HPWREN, and AlertTahoe p
November 8, 2017

New AlertSDG&E Cameras prove to be critical fire watch tool for region

New tool designed to improve fire detection and protect communities

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