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Mountain biking at Escalante Petrified Forest State Park
Online Clearinghouse Keeps Recreators Informed Amidst COVID-19

In the wake of COVID-19, state and federal land managing agencies are coordinating together to help Utahns better navigate outdoor recreational opportunities, restrictions and changing conditions at both state and national parks, as well as other recreation areas statewide.

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Figure 3. Map of earthquake locations from the 2020 M5.7 earthquake
Update: One Week After the Magna, Utah Earthquake

The Utah Geological Survey (UGS) continues to provide emergency response to last Wednesday’s M5.7 earthquake in Magna and is now transitioning into analysis of the collected data. Field reconnaissance of various geologic effects from the earthquake is now finished, unless additional effects are located.

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Northern Utah Earthquake Update from Utah Geological Survey

Salt Lake City (March 18, 2020) – The epicenter of this morning’s northern Utah 5.7 magnitude (M) earthquake was north of Magna. As of 4:30 p.m. this afternoon, there had been 90 aftershocks. Additional aftershocks are expected at least over the next few days.

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Coronavirus updates
Coronavirus Updates: Minimizing Service and Resource Impacts

Updated March 25, 2020

During these unprecedented times, the health and safety of our staff and customers is most important. To comply with the Coronavirus Community Task Force’s recommendation to social distance, the majority of our agency staff is teleworking.

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