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Copyright Statement
The World Stress Map project owns the copyright of the material available at this site, unless otherwise stated. All rights reserved. The copyright of software used or published on the WSM web server and sites varies. For details on the copyright of individual software please contact Dr. Oliver Heidbach.
Further information and requests should be addressed to:

Dr. Oliver Heidbach
Helmholtz Centre Potsdam
GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences
Section 2.6 Seismic Hazard and Stress Field
14473 Potsdam

phone: +49(0)331 288-2814
fax: +49(0)331 288-1127