The continuing goal of our Public Earthquake Resource Center (PERC) is to provide
both scientific and non-scientific information about earthquakes and earthquake preparedness
to people in the central and eastern U.S. who could someday be affected by a significant
During the Iben Browning episode of 1990, CERI was the main regional source of earthquake
information. Filling the information vacuum during the period of intense public concern
had a permanent impact on public awareness and understanding of regional earthquake
Town Hall meetings are conducted by staff and faculty members on an on-going basis
to address specific concerns of citizens related to earthquake hazards.
Request a speaker or schedule a tour or school group HERE.
Check our Calendar for upcoming events HERE.