The San Andreas Fault | Journeys into the Ring of Fire

San Francisco is located on the collision zone of two tectonic plates, making the area incredibly susceptible to earthquakes.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 3'36''
  • Broadcast year: 2006
Curriculum Connection
  • Geography | Natural hazards | Plate tectonics | Plate boundaries

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: Journeys into the Ring of Fire
  • Series: 1
  • Episode: California