City of Victoria - FREE Lunch & Learn: Earthquakes

Sep 25, 2019, 12pm-1pm

Victoria, City Hall Antechamber

Event Information

The City of Victoria invites you to bring a lunch and join them for guest lecturer Edwin Nissen. This free event will included an earthquake 101 lesson on faults, the earthquake cycle, and seismic waves. You'll learn about the important difference between earthquake magnitude and intensity scales, before considering how to prepare and what to do in an earthquake. 

Please email your  RSVP to Victoria Ready by Friday September 20.   

For more information about this event please visit this link.  

About the guest lecturer: Edwin Nissen is an Associate Professor and the Canada Research Chair in Geophysics at the University of Victoria, where he leads a research group studying earthquakes and active tectonics. 


City of Victoria

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Victoria, City Hall Antechamber
1 Centennial Square
Victoria, BC, Canada
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