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Tsunami hazard maps for the Oregon coast and evacuation brochures
NEWEST MAPS AND REPORTS
Interactive tsunami hazard zones map - Pacific Northwest Tsunami Evacuation Zones
Special Paper 41, Tsunami hazard assessment of the northern Oregon coast: A multi-deterministic approach tested at Cannon Beach, Clatsop County, Oregon, by George R. Priest, Chris Goldfinger, Kelin Wang, Robert C. Witter, Yinglong Zhang, and António M. Baptista, 87 p. plus appendix, data files, time histories, and animations. DVD $15.
Special Paper 40 - Johnson Creek landslide Research Project, Lincoln County, Oregon: Final Report to the Oregon Department of Transportation, by George R. Priest, Jonathan C. Allan, Alan R. Niem, Wendy A. Niem, and Stephen E. Dickenson, 76 p., plus 14 appendices, data spreadsheet. CD only, $10.
Open-File Report O-08-15, Oregon Beach and Shoreline Mapping and Analysis Program: 2007-2008 Beach Monitoring Report, by Jonathan C. Allan and Roger Hart, 54 p., CD $10.
Open-File Report O-08-13, Preliminary digital geologic compilation map of part of western Oregon [map plate of West portion of OGDC project] by Ray E. Wells, Alan R. Niem, George R. Priest, Lina Ma, Clark A. Niewendorp, and Ian P. Madin, 2008, 1:175,000
This report consists a map plate representing the data compiled for this area. The publications does not contain the digital data. CD only, $10.
Open-File Report O-08-12, Prehistoric Cascadia tsunami inundation and runup at Cannon Beach, Clatsop County, Oregon, by Robert C. Witter, 2008, 36 p. and 3 app., CD only, $10.
Open-File Report O-08-05 - Geomorphic and hydrologic assessment of historical water level changes at Cleawox Lake, Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial State Park, Lane County, Oregon, by Robert C. Witter, Gerald H. Grondin, and Jonathan C. Allan, 46 p., 2 plates, GIS data, aerial photos. CD only, $10.
Open-File Report O-08-02 - Beach and shoreline response due to dune lowering on the Elk River Spit, Curry County, Oregon, by Jonathan C. Allan and Roger Hart, 17 p. CD only, $10.
IMS-25 - Tsunami Hazard Map of the Florence-Siuslaw River Area, Lane Co., Oregon, by G. . Priest, A. Chawla, and J.C. Allan, 42 p., 1 map plate, GIS data. CD only, $10.
Open-File Report O-07-03, Coastal Erosion Hazard Zones along Dune and Bluff-Backed Shorelines, Southern Lincoln County, Oregon: Seal Rock to Cape Perpetua, by R.C. Witter, J.C. Allan, and G.R. Priest, 2007. CD only, $10.
Open-File Report O-07-01, Assessing the temporal and spatial variability of coastal change in the Neskowin littoral cell: Developing a comprehensive monitoring program for Oregon beaches, by J.C. Allan and R. Hart, 2007. CD only, $10.
Special Paper 37, Dynamic revetments for coastal erosion stabilization: A feasibility analysis for application on the coast, by J.C. Allan, R.P. Geitgey, and R. Hart, 2005. CD only, $10.
Open-File Report O-05-12, Evaluation of coastal change and the potential for erosion during extreme storms at Crissey Field, southern Oregon coast, by J.C. Allan, 2005. CD only, $10.
Open-File Report O-05-10, The City of Seasides tsunami awareness program: Outreach Assessment How to implement an effective tsunami preparedness outreach program, by D. Connor, 2005. CD only, $10.
Open-File Report O-05-09, A geographical information system (GIS) data set of beach morphodynamics derived from 1997, 1998, and 2002 LIDAR data for the central to northern Oregon coast, by J.C. Allan and R. Hart, 2005. CD only, $10.
Open-file Report O-05-08, Morphologies of beaches and dunes on the Oregon coast, with tests of the geometric dune-erosion model, by J.C. Allan and P. Komar, 2005. CD only, $10.
Open File Report O-05-05. Cascadia subduction zone earthquake: A Magnitude 9.0 earthquake scenario, by the Cascadia Region Earthquake Workgroup, 2005. CD only, $10
Open-File Report O-04-20. Evaluation of Coastal Erosion Hazard Zones from Sisters Rock to North Gold Beach, Curry Co., Oregon: Technical report to Curry County, by George R. Priest, Jonathan C. Allan & Ron Sonnevil, 2004. CD only, $10
Open-File Report O-04-18. Coastal hazards & management issues on the Oregon Coast, Coastal Workshop, Lincoln City, Oregon. Field trip to the Oregon Coast, April 29, 2004, Lincoln Co., OR., by J. Allan, G. Priest, P. Komar, 2004. CD only, $10
Open-File Report O-04-11. Coastal processes and shoreline erosion on the Oregon Coast, Cascade Head to Cape Kiwanda, Tillamook Co., OR. by Jonathan C. Allan, 2004, CD only, $10
Open-File Report O-04-09 Evaluation of coastal erosion hazard zones along dune and bluff backed shorelines in Lincoln County, Oregon: Cascade Head to Seal Rock, Technical Report to Lincoln County,Oregon, by G.R. Priest & J.C. Allan, 2004, 3 CDs only, $30
IMS-23 - Tsunami Hazard Map of the Alsea Bay (Waldport) Area, Lincoln Co., Oregon, by G.R. Priest & J.C. Allan, 2003, 27 p. 1:24,000. CD only, $10
October 17, 2003 -Tsunami preparedness guide for coastal lodging facilities released (news release PDF) | zipped file of Open-File Report O-03-04 publication files (97 MB)
Open-File Report O-03-08 - Review of Geologic Report for Surfrider Resort Proposal, Lincoln County, Oregon, OPRD Permit #BA-555-03, by George R. Priest, Jonathan C. Allan, and Yumei Wang, Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries, 2003, $10.
Open-File Report O-03-07 - Reconnaissance Geologic Evaluation for Building Suitability of a Portion of the Moolack Beach Landslide, Lincoln County, Oregon, by George R. Priest, Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries, 2003, $10.
Open-File Report O-03-06 - Tsunami Sign Placement Guidelines by Mark Darienzo, Oregon Emergency Management, 2003, $10.
Open File Report O-03-05 - Development in Oregon’s Tsunami Inundation Zone: Information Guide for Developers and Local Government by Dennis Olmstead, Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries, 2003, $10.
Open-File Report O-02-04, Columbia River Littoral CellTechnical Implications of Channel Deepening and Dredge DisposalReview and Recommendations of the Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries, By Jonathan C. Allan, Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries, 2002, $10.
Coastal Natural Hazards, edited by James W. Good and Sandra Ridlington, 1992, publ. by Oregon Sea Grant, $15.
Improving Natural Hazards Management on the Oregon Coast: Recommendations of the Coastal Natural Hazards Policy Working Group, published by Oregon Sea Grant, 1994, $12.
Ocean Processes and Hazards Along the Oregon Coast, by Paul D. Komar, 1992, published in Oregon Geology, Jan. 1992, by DOGAMI, $3.
Coastal Zones of the Pacific, 1996, published by Pacific Circle Consortium and Oregon Sea Grant, $15.
Evaluation of coastal erosion hazard zones along dune and bluff backed shorelines in Lincoln County, Oregon: Cascade Head to Seal Rock, Technical Report to Lincoln County, 2004, by G. R. Priest and J.C. Allan, published by DOGAMI as Open-File Report O-04-09, CD, $30.
Tsunami hazard maps for the Oregon coast and evacuation brochures
IMS-12 Tsunami hazard map Warrenton area, Clatsop Co., Or. 1999 $10.00
IMS-11 Tsunami hazard map Astoria area, Clatsop Co., Or. 1999 $10.00
IMS-3 Tsunami hazard map of the Seaside-Gearhart area, Clatsop County, Oregon 1998 $6.00
IMS-2 Tsunami hazard map of the Yaquina Bay area, Lincoln County, Oregon 1997 $6.00
Tsunami Hazard Map of the Siletz Bay Area, Lincoln County, by George R. Priest, 1996, published by DOGAMI as GMS-99, $6.
Earthquake Hazards and General Geology
Open File Report O-01-07, THE DUNE RIDGES OF CLATSOP COUNTY BY FRANK RECKENDORF, CURT PETERSON, AND DAVID PERCY, 2001, $10.
Relative Earthquake Hazard Maps of the Siletz Bay Area, Coastal Lincoln County, by Yumei Wang and George R. Priest, 1995, published by DOGAMI as GMS-93, $20.
Earthquake Hazard Maps for Oregon, by Ian Madin and Matthew Mabey, 1996, published by DOGAMI as GMS-100, $8.
Seismic Rehabilitation of Existing Buildings in Oregon, report of the Seismic Rehabilitation Task Force to the Oregon Legislature, 1996, $7.
Geologic Map of the Charleston Quadrangle, Coos County, by Ian Madin, Galan McInelly, and Harvey Kelsey, 1995, published by DOGAMI as GMS-94, $8.
Geologic Map of the Coos Bay Quadrangle, Coos County, by Gerald L. Black and Ian Madin, 1995, published by DOGAMI as GMS-97, $6.
Environmental Geology of Western Coos and Douglas Counties, by John Beaulieu and Paul Hughes, 1975, published by DOGAMI as Bulletin 87, $10.
Land Use Geology of Western Curry County, by John Beaulieu and Paul Hughes, 1976, published by DOGAMI as Bulletin 90, $10.
Geology, Mineral Resources, and Rock Material of Curry County, by Len Ramp, Herb Schlicker, and Jerry Gray, 1977, published by DOGAMI as Bulletin 93, $8.
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