Over the years, the AZGS has published a series of guides to assist home owners, realtors and contractors in understanding the nature and distribution of geologic hazards that can impact human society.
Here are three such booklets:
Harris, R.C. and Pearthree, P.A., 2002, A Home Buyer's Guide to Geologic Hazards in Arizona. Arizona Geological Survey Down-to-Earth #13, 48 p. http://repository.azgs.az.gov/uri_gin/azgs/dlio/1875
Slaff, S., 1993, Land Subsidence and Earth Fissures in Arizona. Arizona Geological Survey, Down-to-Earth Series 3, 32 p. http://repository.azgs.az.gov/uri_gin/azgs/dlio/1713
Spencer, J.E., 1992, Radon Gas: A Geologic Hazard in Arizona. Arizona Geological Survey Down-to-Earth Series DTE-2, 24 p http://repository.azgs.az.gov/uri_gin/azgs/dlio/1535