Seismologists at the Lawrence Livermore Lab will use their supercomputers to simulate detailed ground motion from last month’s earthquake in Napa.
Napa Valley’s wine industry suffered $80.3 million in damage from the 6.0-magnitude earthquake last month, according to a report being presented today to the Napa County Board of Supervisors.
In a procedural move, a man suspected of killing seven people in a shooting rampage at Oakland’s Oikos University in 2012 has been indicted on seven counts of murder and three counts of premeditated attempted murder, prosecutors said Monday.
Scientists were at the U.S. Geological Survey in Menlo Park on Thursday, sharing some of the information they have gathered on the ground in studying last month’s Napa earthquake.
This is harvest season in the wine country and vintners are trying to help other winemakers, whose facilities might have been damaged by the August 24 earthquake.
Building inspectors on Tuesday continued their second round of evaluations of structures that were damaged in the magnitude-6.0 South Napa earthquake nine days ago.
Scientists and politicians planned to meet at UC Berkeley next week for a summit on developing an early earthquake warning system.
A significant aftershock from last weekend’s magnitude-6.0 earthquake has rattled the Napa Valley.
Many residents are replacing perishables that were lost when the power went out following the earthquake.
Work crews in Napa are repairing a number of small sinkholes have been developing after water main breaks resulting from the magnitude 6.0 earthquake and its aftershocks.