Tunnel Tiltmeters

Roger Bilham, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES), University of Colorado

This website provides an overview of how tiltmeters function to help scientists detect subtle deformation of the Earths crust such as occurs from plate tectonic movements and volcanic deformation. The page provides links to tiltmeter data in Washington State, California, and Italy.

Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Geophysics:Geodesy, Geography:Geospatial
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Animations/Video, Images/Illustrations, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work