Earthquake Drill Information

The devastation brought on by earthquakes throughout the world in the past few 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, October 16, 2014 at 10:16 am CDT.
Listen to NOAA Weather Radio, or local radio & TV stations, at 10:16 am on October 16, to take part in this earthquake drill. Click on the map to enlarge or see:
USGS Hazard Mapping Images and Data
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The Great Central U.S. ShakeOut

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