Bc Earthquakes

Earthquake Detectors Give Some B.C. Students Precious Warning

CP | Steven Chua, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.12.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - New earthquake detectors could buy some B.C. students precious seconds to get to safety before the ground starts shaking.Program leader Pr...

Earthquakes Hit Near B.C. Islands

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.14.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Two earthquakes have occurred off the north B.C. coast, the latest in a series that has rattled the area since last fall.The quakes with a...

6.3-Magnitude Quake Hits B.C. Coast

The Huffington Post B.C. | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 01.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A 6.3-magnitude earthquake has been recorded off the west coast of Vancouver Island Wednesday evening, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The...

7.7 Quake Rattles B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.27.2012 | Canada British Columbia

QUEEN CHARLOTTE, B.C. - After a sleepless night of tsunami warnings and aftershocks, triggered by a massive earthquake off British Columbia's northwes...

Big Earthquake Shakes B.C. Coast

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 12.27.2012 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE - Oct. 28, 2012: A 6.4-magnitude earthquake was reported near Sandspit, B.C. Sunday at 11:54 local time. It has not resulted in a tsunami warni...

B.C.'s Billion-Dollar Earthquake Bill

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.11.2012 | Canada Politics

VICTORIA - Recent major earthquakes around the world prompted a new assessment of education facilities in B.C. which found portions of 152 schools are...