Browsing USGS Science Center for Coastal and Marine Geology by Author "Bakun, William H."
ten Brink, Uri S.; Bakun, William H.; Flores, Claudia H. (American Geophysical Union, 2011-12-29)We evaluate the long-term seismic activity of the North-American/Caribbean plate boundary from 500 years of historical earthquake damage reports. The 2010 Haiti earthquakes and other earthquakes were used to derive regional ...
Reply to a comment by Carol S. Prentice, Paul Mann, and Luis R. Peña on: “Historical perspective on seismic hazard to Hispaniola and the northeast Caribbean region” by U. ten Brink et al. ten Brink, Uri S.; Bakun, William H.; Flores, Claudia H. (John Wiley & Sons, 2013-04-19)
Significant earthquakes on the Enriquillo Fault System, Hispaniola, 1500–2010 : implications for seismic hazard Bakun, William H.; Flores, Claudia H.; ten Brink, Uri S. (Seismological Society of America, 2012-02)Historical records indicate frequent seismic activity along the north-east Caribbean plate boundary over the past 500 years, particularly on the island of Hispaniola. We use accounts of historical earthquakes to assign ...