The devastation brought on by earthquakes throughout the world in the past two years has captured the attention of all central U.S. residents, where earthquakes CAN happen. Geologists tell us that a damaging earthquake may strike the central United States at anytime.
You can prepare your school, business, family or any place where people gather, by participating in the Great Central U.S. ShakeOut - the largest earthquake drill in central U.S. history - on Thursday April 28, 2011 at 10:15 AM CDT.
Listen to NOAA Weather Radio stations serving Illinois or Missouri, or local radio and TV stations, at 10:15 AM on April 28th, to participate in this earthquake drill.
For more information visit the Great Central U.S. ShakeOut web page at: www.shakeout.org/centralus