earthquakes

Disaster preparedness follow-up audit

Clarno applauds steps to prep Oregon for major disasters (KTVZ, 5/8/19)

Office of Emergency Management, Office of the Governor : recommendation follow-up report : the state must do more to prepare Oregon for a catastrophic disaster [PDF] (2019) Oregon Audits Division

The state must do more to prepare Oregon for a catastrophic disaster [PDF] (2018) Oregon Audits Division

Earthquakes in the Pacific Northwest

Earthquakes rip Alaska, remind Oregonians ‘Big One’ is coming (Oregonian, 11/30/18)

Mass care and mass displacement after a Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake [PDF] (2018) Oregon Seismic Safety Policy Advisory Commission

Encouraging homeowner resilience through earthquake insurance and seismic retrofit [PDF] (2018) Oregon Seismic Safety Policy Advisory Commission

State Cascadia Survival Plan

Gov. Brown unveils earthquake survival plan (KGW, 10/16/2018)

Gov. Brown’s plan to prepare Oregon for the ‘Big One’ (KOIN, 10/16/2018)

Resiliency 2025 : improving our readiness for the Cascadia earthquake and tsunami (2018) Oregon Office of the Governor

Preparing for earthquakes

Can your house survive the big shake? (Mail Tribune, 6/24/18)

Living on shaky ground : how to survive earthquakes and tsunamis in Oregon [PDF] (2009) Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

Living on shaky ground : cómo sobrevivir los terremotos y los tsunamis en Oregon [PDF] (2009) Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

Oregon resilience plan [PDF] (2013) Seismic Safety Policy Advisory Commission

Warrenton schools in tsunami zones

Warrenton schools to pursue tsunami relocation bond (Daily Astorian, 4/13/2018)

Tsunami inundation maps for Warrenton North, Clatsop County, Oregon (2013) Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

Tsunami inundation maps for Warrenton South – Rilea, Clatsop County, Oregon (2013) Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

Portland area seismic risk

When the ‘Big One’ hits, Portland faces mass casualties, widespread destruction: Study (Oregonian, 3/15/18)

Offshore earthquake will devastate Portland area much more than scientists thought (Portland Tribune, 3/15/18)

Earthquake regional impact analysis for Clackamas, Multnomah, and Washington counties, Oregon [PDF] (2018) Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries