earthquake risk http://wamc.org en A Small Earthquake Is Recorded In Putnam County http://wamc.org/post/small-earthquake-recorded-putnam-county <p></p><p>Scientists say a small earthquake was recorded Saturday morning in Putnam County, just a few miles north of the Westchester County border. A local newspaper, <em>The Journal News</em>, reported that area residents did not hear or feel anything. Those near the epicenter however, were startled out of their homes.</p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 02:10:29 +0000 Allison Dunne 94303 at http://wamc.org A Small Earthquake Is Recorded In Putnam County Entergy Reassesses Earthquake Risk For Indian Point Three http://wamc.org/post/entergy-reassesses-earthquake-risk-indian-point-three <p>The parent of the Indian Point nuclear power plant has submitted a report to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, saying that the earthquake risk for one of its reactors is not nearly as great as initially estimated.</p><p>Nuclear Regulatory Commission Spokesman Neil Sheehan says the NRC had already been looking into seismic risk, but that the topic took on greater urgency following the Fukushima nuclear accident in Japan.</p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 17:36:39 +0000 Allison Dunne 69425 at http://wamc.org Entergy Reassesses Earthquake Risk For Indian Point Three