“All river valleys are suspect,” she says — Mission Valley, the Sweetwater River Valley, the Otay River Valley, the Tijuana River Valley. “If you are in the Mission Valley area, have a high potential for liquefaction.”
Along with the San Andreas Fault, which lies about 100 miles east of downtown San Diego, Rose Canyon, Elsinore, San Jacinto, the offshore complex — are the ones local geologists tend to mention.
Posted March 2, 2000
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