Mount Hood as seen from Larch Mountain near Troutdale, Oregon.

Mount Hood as seen from Larch Mountain near Troutdale, Oregon.

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  • A new study has mapped crustal fault lines on and around Mt. Hood. These faults could trigger an earthquake from 6.5-7.2 in magnitude. Ashley Streig, assistant professor of geology at Portland State University, is a co-author of the report.

 

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