Slip in the 1857 and Earlier Large Earthquakes Along the Carrizo Plain, San Andreas Fault

@article{Zielke2010SlipIT,
  title={Slip in the 1857 and Earlier Large Earthquakes Along the Carrizo Plain, San Andreas Fault},
  author={Olaf Zielke and J. Ram{\'o}n Arrowsmith and Lisa Grant Ludwig and Sinan Osman Akciz},
  journal={Science},
  year={2010},
  volume={327},
  pages={1119 - 1122}
}
Slip, Tripped, and Faulted Earthquake risk assessment can be improved if we were able to quantify the recurrence and magnitude of slip events. Until recently though, a lack of sophisticated seismometers has forced us to rely on anecdotal evidence from those who survived major earthquakes or to look for clues in the landscape. Zielke et al. (p. 1119, published online 21 January; see the Perspective by Scharer) analyzed high-resolution images of the San Andreas Fault in southern California. The… 

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