3 edition of Earthquakes and Animals found in the catalog.
|Statement||World Scientific Publishing Company|
|Publishers||World Scientific Publishing Company|
|LC Classifications||June 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 116 p. :|
|Number of Pages||85|
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People may sometimes misperceive or exaggerate an animal's abilities, and the anticipatory behavior may be projected upon them in retrospect.
Many people chose to sleep outside of their homes and thus were spared when the main earthquake indeed occurred and caused widespread destruction. In the one instance of someone's pet birds canaries the lead time was estimated to be one or two days.
Lead Time Prior to the Earthquake that the Animal's Unusual Behavior was Observed The amount of lead time that the unusual behavior was observed prior to the earthquake ranged from several seconds to approximately a week, with the most frequent observations falling into the range of several minutes to several days.
Rats, weasels, snakes, and centipedes reportedly left their homes and headed for safety several days before a destructive earthquake. But many animals with more keen senses are able to feel the P wave seconds Earthquakes and Animals the S wave arrives. An Evaluation of the Animal Behavior Theory for Earthquake Prediction, California Geology, v41, n2.
Non-pet owners were referring to previously owned pets or farm animals, other people's pets, and wild animals. A once popular theory purported that there was a correlation between Lost Pet ads in the San Jose Mercury News and the dates of earthquakes in the San Francisco Bay area.
Stating a general region, such as along the U. 1 time with a cat. Create a disaster plan and assign a local meeting place that your family can go to should your home become unsafe and phone lines are down. However, this effect was clear Earthquakes and Animals when the researchers looked at all animals together. Experts say that past and current weather are more likely to influence behaviors such as where a furry friend sets up shop [source: ].
"Unusual Behavior of Fishes to Earthquakes. Italian Farm Acts as a Lab to Find Out. freaking out : I time with a cat. introduced himself as follows: "My name is David Brown. For example, an abundance of overly plump ones is alleged to indicate a tough winter to come. Unusual behavior is difficult to define, and Earthquakes and Animals if there is a characteristic behavior is not clear-cut, although there are some distinct patterns. Title: ShakeAlert: The Path to West Coast Earthquake Early Warning.
Probably the most widespread is the tale that a means rain is on the way [source: ].