New Madrid Fault System

New Madrid Fault System:

see under New MadridNew Madrid
, city (2000 pop. 3,334), seat of New Madrid co., extreme SE Mo., on Mississippi River at the sweeping New Madrid Bend; inc. 1808. A river port, the city is protected by high levees; cotton, wood products, and telecommunications shelters are produced, and aluminum is
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, Mo.
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The New Madrid fault system averages more than 200 earthquakes per year.