Monterey Marines CERT training

California Officials Want to Build a 'Total Disaster City' for Training

The $56 million training facility would pit emergency crews against a variety of realistic, pressure-packed simulated disasters.

New Online Tool Tracks Shoreline Shifts

The USGS Coastal Change Hazards Portal shows changing sea levels, retreating shorelines and vulnerability to extreme coastal storms.

U.S. Urged to Prepare Better for Catastrophic Nuclear Accidents

Congress told the National Academy of Sciences to look at what the U.S. can learn from the Fukushima accident in order to keep nuclear power viable.