Meet the experts at UH Hilo's "Earthquake Hazards in Hawaii"

University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo
Alyson Kakugawa-Leong, (808) 974-7642
Director, Media Relations, University Relations
Posted: Feb 16, 2010

The University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo Center for the Study of Active Volcanoes (CSAV) continues its series of free natural hazard public seminars this month with “Earthquake Hazards in Hawaiʻi” on Saturday, February 20, 9 a.m., UCB 100. A special additional workshop for Big Island teachers will continue until 3 p.m.

Speakers include: Quince Mento, Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense; Ian Robertson, UH College of Engineering; Don Thomas, CSAV; and Dave Wilson, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.

Other workshops include Tsunamis on April 17 and Hurricanes on May 15. For more information on these seminars, contact CSAV at 974-7631 or

For changes and updates to the seminar schedule, go to For more information on the teacher training workshops, go to