Faculty and Staff

Carol Prentice

Paleoseismology

Education:
  • Ph.D. Caltech, 1989
  • M.S. Caltech, 1984
  • B.S. Humboldt State University, 1979
Professional Experience:
  • Geologist, U.S. Geological Survey
Selected Publications:

Mann, P., Prentice, C., Hippolyte, J.C., Grindlay, N., Abrams, L., and Davila-Lao, D., 2005, Reconnaissance study of late Quaternary faulting along Cerro Goden fault zone, western Puerto Rico, in Mann, P., editor, Active Tectonics and Seismic Hazards of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and Offshore Areas, Geological Society of America Special Paper 385, p. 115-138.

Prentice, C., and Mann, P., 2005, Paleoseismic study of the South Lajas fault: First documentation of an onshore Holocene fault in Puerto Rico, in Mann, P., editor, Active Tectonics and Seismic Hazards of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and Offshore Areas, Geological Society of America Special Paper 385, p. 215-222.

Contact Information:

Office: U.S. Geological Survey 345 Middlefield Road MS 977 Menlo Park, CA 94025-3591
Email: cprentice@usgs.gov
Ph. 650-329-5690