S: Cali. Earthquakes
BC: By : Katie Southern
1: Did you Feel That Quake? Online Survey helps USGS Seismologists
3: People went online to the U. S. Geological website to learn more about the earthquake. They didn't know that they were both getting and giving information. if they took the "Did You Feel It?" online questionnaire, they gave information. They received more than 17,800 responses after that Tuesdays mild earthquake. It was a 4.4 earthquake.
5: Why is this important to Society??? This article is important to society because scientists now know where some earthquakes are felt the most. The people who went to the website and took the survey gave the scientists data to study. They may be able to predict where bad earthquakes will occur. It could prevent people from getting hurt in accidents like this.
7: Why It Is Important To Me!!!! The information in this article is important to me because if I am ever in California, I want to be ready. I would not want to be stuck in an earthquake without knowing what to do. This survey could possabily help me.