Geologic Hazard Publications

Compilation of U.S. Geological Survey National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Final Technical Reports for Utah; Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 13-3

Compilation of U.S. Geological Survey National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Final Technical Reports for Utah; Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 13-3

Geologic-hazard publications report on areas that may be subject to the effects of earthquakes, landslides, debris flows, rock falls, poor soil conditions, radon, or floods.

This list of primarily UGS publications is not comprehensive for each region. Additional geologic-hazard publications are available at Geologic Hazard Maps, Site-Specific StudiesPaleoseismology of Utah, and the UGS Library.

Geologic-hazard publications are listed under individual counties. Click county on list.

Counties B - Da

Beaver County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

  • Harty, K.M., editor, 1992, Engineering and environmental geology of southwestern Utah: Utah Geological Association Guidebook 21, 342 p.
    Purchase

Ground Subsidence

Radon

Box Elder County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

  • Lund, W.R., editor, 1995, Environmental and engineering geology of the Wasatch Front region: Utah Geological Association Guidebook 24, 541 p.
    Purchase

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Cache County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

  • Lund, W.R., editor, 1986, Engineering geologic case studies in Utah, 1986: Utah Geological and Mineral Survey Special Study 68, 94 p., 16 plates, various scales.
  • Lund, W.R., editor, 1995, Environmental and engineering geology of the Wasatch Front region: Utah Geological Association Guidebook 24, 541 p.
    Purchase

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Radon

Rock Falls

Carbon County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

Debris Flows

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Rock Falls

Daggett County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Landslides

Davis County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

Debris Flows

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Landslides

Liquefaction

Radon

Counties Du - J

Duschesne County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Rock Falls

Emery County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

Debris Flows

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Rock Falls

Garfield County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

  • Harty, K.M., editor, 1992, Engineering and environmental geology of southwestern Utah: Utah Geological Association Guidebook 21, 342 p.
    Purchase

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Grand County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

Rock Falls

Iron County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

  • Harty, K.M., editor, 1992, Engineering and environmental geology of southwestern Utah:  Utah Geological Association Guidebook 21, 342 p.
    Purchase

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Ground Subsidence

Problem Soils

Juab County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

  • Harty, K.M., editor, 1992, Engineering and environmental geology of southwestern Utah: Utah Geological Association Guidebook 21, 342 p.
    Purchase
  • Lund, W.R., editor, 1995, Environmental and engineering geology of the Wasatch Front region: Utah Geological Association Guidebook 24, 541 p.
    Purchase

Debris Flows

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Counties K - R

Kane County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

  • Doelling, H.H., and Davis, F.D., 1989, The geology of Kane County, Utah: Utah Geological and Mineral Survey Bulletin 124, 192 p., 10 plates, scale 1:100,000.
    Map
  • Harty, K.M., editor, 1992, Engineering and environmental geology of southwestern Utah: Utah Geological Association Guidebook 21, 342 p.
    Purchase

Ground Subsidence

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Landslides

Rock Falls

Millard County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

  • Harty, K.M., editor, 1992, Engineering and environmental geology of southwestern Utah: Utah Geological Association Guidebook 21, 342 p.
    Purchase

Ground Subsidence

Morgan County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

Debris Flows

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Rock Falls

Piute County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

  • Harty, K.M., editor, 1992, Engineering and environmental geology of southwestern Utah: Utah Geological Association Guidebook 21, 342 p.
    Purchase

Rich County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Counties S - T

Salt Lake County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

Debris Flows

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Landslides

Radon

Rock Falls

San Juan County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

Rock Falls

Sanpete County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

  • Lund, W.R., editor, 1986, Engineering geologic case studies in Utah, 1986: Utah Geological and Mineral Survey Special Study 68, 94 p., 16 plates, various scales.
  • Lund, W.R., editor, 1995, Environmental and engineering geology of the Wasatch Front region: Utah Geological Association Guidebook 24, 541 p.
    Purchase

Debris Flows

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Sevier County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

Radon

Rock Falls

Summit County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

  • Gill, H.E., and Lund, W.R., 1984, Engineering geology of Park City, Summit County, Utah: Utah Geological and Mineral Survey Special Study 66, 42 p., 15 figures, approximate scale 1:20,400.
  • Lund, W.R., editor, 1995, Environmental and engineering geology of the Wasatch Front region: Utah Geological Association Guidebook 24, 541 p.
    Purchase

Debris Flows

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Tooele County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

Debris Flows

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Radon

Counties U- W

Uintah County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

Utah County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

  • Lund, W.R., editor, 1995, Environmental and engineering geology of the Wasatch Front region: Utah Geological Association Guidebook 24, 541 p.
    Purchase

Debris Flows

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Flood Hazards

Landslides

Liquefaction

Radon

Rock Falls

Wasatch County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

  • Lund, W.R., editor, 1995, Environmental and engineering geology of the Wasatch Front region: Utah Geological Association Guidebook 24, 541 p.
    Purchase

Debris Flows

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Rock Falls

Washington County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

Ground Subsidence

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Radon

Rock Falls

Wayne County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

Weber County

Geologic hazard maps and site-specific studies may also be available for this county.

General Hazards

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Landslides

Liquefaction

Radon

Rock Falls

Statewide

Statewide Geologic-Hazard Publications

General Hazards

Earthquakes and Surface Fault Rupture

Landslides

Problem Soils

Radon

  • Sprinkel, D.A., and Solomon, B.J., 1990, Radon hazards in Utah: Utah Geological Survey Circular 81, 24 p.