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Active fault transforms terrain, water table raises concerns of liquefaction

By Benjamin Bassham, News Editor

October 21, 2016

The Hayward Fault pins Contra Costa College between two branches of its system, with the nearer fault line running parallel to Rheem Creek, a few meters out into the drop-off area. Splitting off from the larger San Andreas Fault...

Environmental ‘oasis’ provides natural diversity

By Benjamin Bassham, Staff Writer

May 17, 2015

In the bustle of daily college life it’s easy to become dulled to familiar sights and sounds. Becoming engrossed in the rush from class to class to lunch to class to home that what lies around is never really seen. Life su...

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