earthquakes

Cascadia quake preparedness

Cascadia quake anniversary reminds Oregonians to be 2 weeks ready (The World, 1/27/2020)

Cascadia Quake preparedness urged (Herald and News, 1/24/2020)

2 weeks ready: you’re more prepared than you think (2019) Oregon Emergency Management

2 weeks ready (2017) Oregon Emergency Management

Fuel tanks and earthquakes

Community voices earthquake concerns over fuel tanks along Willamette River (KATU, 10/7/2019)

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

Portland area earthquake faults

There are dozens of earthquake faults across Oregon, including one through Portland (KATU, 7/8/2019)

California Earthquakes Won’t Trigger the “Big One” in Oregon, but Portlanders Urged to Prepare (Willamette Week, 7/8/2019)

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

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