Patrick Abbott

Patrick Abbott

Professor Emeritus

College of Sciences
Geological Sciences

San Diego

Area of Expertise

Natural disasters, earthquakes, emergency preparation, impact of humankind upon the earth, ancient climates


San Diego Landmark Could Disappear - NBC San Diego

Are you prepared for disaster? (Probably not) With Poll- San Diego Union-Tribune

Japanese nuclear crisis: Could it happen here? - KPBS

Man predicts big quake near julian- KNSD-TV

Local geologist comments on New Zealand quake- Ch 10 News

Soggy ground gives way, more slides possible- San Diego Union-Tribune

Geologists offer insight into chilean miners' ordeal-Ch 10 News

Quake rattles San Diego County- NBC San Diego

Damage is slight, but fear is real  - San Diego Union-Tribune Online