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The gradual downward settling or sinking of the earth's surface.
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Section P102 Investigating Potential Surface Fault Rupture & Land Subsidence Hazards, Definitions
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P101.1 Investigating Potential Surface Fault Rupture & Land Subsidence Hazards, Scope
The intent of these provisions is to provide the minimum level of effort required when investigating the potential for surface fault rupture ...
P105.1 Investigating Potential Surface Fault Rupture & Land Subsidence Hazards,
The following subjects shall be addressed in any investigation of sites for potential surface rupture or hazards due to differential subsidence ...
P104.1 Investigating Potential Surface Fault Rupture & Land Subsidence Hazards,
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