November 12, 2014

Intensifying earthquake swarm strikes with two M4.7 and 50-plus M3 earthquakes in past week

Nevada Seismological Laboratory at University of Nevada, Reno continues to monitor ongoing activity in northwest Nevada
November 5, 2014

M4.6 Earthquake Strikes NW Nevada, Swarm Continues

Vigorous swarm continues unabated in NW Nevada
October 16, 2014

2014 ShakeOut hits all time high of nearly 575,000 Nevadans

Another successful ShakeOut as Nevada joins 26 million participants world-wide.
October 5, 2014

M3.6 Earthquake strikes near Las Vegas, NV

Largest earthquake to strike near Las Vegas in decades.
September 19, 2014

King Fire Captured on NSL PTZ HD Fire Cameras

View to the north from S. Lake Tahoe of smoke from the King Fire.
August 24, 2014

M6.0 earthquake strikes Napa, California

Large temblor produces damage and injuries throughout wine country
May 29, 2014

Student housing plan takes on seismic safety improvements

Long-term plan calls for construction of new, large-capacity residential hall and retention of historic, architectural characteristics
February 3, 2014

2013 Nevada Seismological Laboratory Publications

2013 was another busy year with publications ranging from precarious rocks, to earthquake triggered slides in Lake Tahoe, faults imaged beneath Reno, NV and much more.
January 29, 2014

Two Magnitude 4s near Caliente, NV; 100 miles NE of Las Vegas - January 28, 2014

January 29, 2014

Magnitude 3.2 near Virginia City, Nevada felt throughout Reno-Carson Area - January 28, 2014

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