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A Massive, Two-fault Earthquake May Have Struck the Pacific Northwest 1,100 Years Ago | Smithsonian Magazine
The region needs to be prepared for the possibility of more intense quakes than previously thought, a new study of tree rings finds. Harold Tobin, director of the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network and professor of Earth and space sciences at the UW, is quoted.
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