Online Information Sources: Earthquake-Resistant Construction


Patzicia, Guatemala, in the wake of the Guatemala Earthquake of 1976. Adobe-block buildings failed rapidly during the earthquake, which claimed approximately 23,000 lives and caused an estimated 76,000 injuries. Photo from the U.S. Geological Survey Photographic Library.
http://libraryphoto.cr.usgs.gov/cgi-bin/show_picture.cgi?ID=ID.%20GUATEMALA%20EARTHQUAKE%2043ct


From the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) Mitigation Center


World Housing Encyclopedia (http://www.world-housing.net/)


Confined Masonry Network (http://www.confinedmasonry.org/)


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