UCB Libraries

Maps: Natural Hazards

tectonic plate map image

 

Search below to find natural hazard maps. Return to the Map Library main page to search for maps by topic.

 

  • In the Library
  • U.S. (online)
  • International (online)

 

  • A good starting point is to do a general search for natural hazards and maps in the library catalog.

  • You can also search for a particular natural hazard. For example, to search for maps of earthquakes, you could do a keyword search for "earthquake* OR seismic*" and limit your results to maps on the left side of the results page. This wills earch for maps showing earthquakes or seismicity.

 

Earthquake Hazards Program (USGS)

This site contains Earthquake Maps, U.S. Seismicity Maps, and ShakeMaps.

 

FEMA

Find current issued flood maps.

 

Natural Hazards Map Viewer (NOAA National Geophysical Data Center)
Tsunamis, earthquakes, volcanoes

 

Seismic Hazard Maps and Data (USGS)
Probabilistic and scenario ground-motion hazard maps, Hazard Mapping Images and Data.

 

 

Environmental Data Explorer (United Nations Environment Programme)
Display the data as maps, graphs, or tables. Data category: Environmental Hazards

 

Earthquake Hazards Program (USGS)

This site contains Earthquake Maps, U.S. Seismicity Maps, and ShakeMaps.

 

National Geographic MapMaker Interactive
Interactive Map. Layers include Physical Systems – Land (earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, plate tectonics, surface elevation)

 

Seismic Hazard Maps and Data (USGS)
Probabilistic and scenario ground-motion hazard maps, Hazard Mapping Images and Data.