emergency preparedness

Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquakes

It’s been 323 years since the last Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake. How prepared are you for the ‘Big One?’ (Oregonian, 1/27/23)

Thumbnail of page from the document Cascadia earthquake knowledge points for emergency managers and the public
Cascadia earthquake knowledge points for emergency managers and the public (2022) Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

Getting ready for earthquakes

Oregonians gear up for earthquake drill during International ShakeOut Day (Statesman Journal, 10/18/2022)

Thumbnail of the document Are you ready for the next earthquakeAre you ready for the next earthquake? (2021) Oregon Emergency Management

Thumbnail of the document Está listo para el próximo terremoto¿Está listo para el próximo terremoto? (2021) Oregon Emergency Management

thumbnail of the document Quý v ịđã sẵn sàng cho trận động đất tiếp theoQuý v ịđã sẵn sàng cho trận động đất tiếp theo? (2021) Oregon Emergency Management

thumbnail of the document Готовы ли вы к возможному землетрясениюГотовы ли вы к возможному землетрясению? (2021) Oregon Emergency Management

Thumbnail of page from the document Cascadia earthquake knowledge points for emergency managers and the publicCascadia earthquake knowledge points for emergency managers and the public. (2022) Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

Portland fuel tank danger

‘Our Fukushima’: Portland fuel tank farm has potential for largest spill in U.S. history (Statesman Journal, 2/7/2022)

Thumbnail of cover from the document Earthquake risk study for Oregon's critical energy infrastructure hub final report to Oregon Department of Energy and Oregon Public Utility Commission.Earthquake risk study for Oregon’s critical energy infrastructure hub final report to Oregon Department of Energy and Oregon Public Utility Commission (2012) Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

Thumbnail of cover from the document CEI hub mitigation strategies: increasing fuel resilience to survive Cascadia.CEI hub mitigation strategies: increasing fuel resilience to survive Cascadia (2019) Oregon Seismic Safety Policy Advisory Commission

Tsunami preparedness

Oregon Coast experiences tsunami ‘test run’ (KGW, 1/17/2022)

Probably nobody is really prepared for a major event’: Are you prepared for a tsunami? (KMTR, 1/15/2022)

Thumbnail of cover from the document Tsunami resilience on the Oregon Coast.Tsunami resilience on the Oregon Coast (2021) Oregon Seismic Safety Policy Advisory Commission

Thumbnail of cover from the document Living on shaky ground.Living on shaky ground (2018) Oregon Emergency Management

Thumbnail of cover from the document La vida en zonas sísmicas.La vida en zonas sísmicas (2018) Oregon Emergency Management

Preparing for earthquakes

Be ready for a Cascadia subduction zone earthquake: Build your preparedness kit in 24 weeks (Statesman Journal, 10/20/2021)

Thursday’s ‘Great Oregon Shakeout’ earthquake drill encourages preparedness (KTVZ, 10/19/2021)

Great ShakeOut shows disaster preparedness goes beyond pandemics (Bend Bulletin, 10/19/2021)

Thumbnail of cover from the document Living on shaky ground : how to survive earthquakes and tsunamis in Oregon.Living on shaky ground : how to survive earthquakes and tsunamis in Oregon (2018) Oregon Office of Emergency Management

Thumbnail of cover from the document La vida en zonas sísmicas: cómo sobrevivir terremotos y tsunamis en Oregón.La vida en zonas sísmicas: cómo sobrevivir terremotos y tsunamis en Oregón (2018) Oregon Office of Emergency Management

Thumbnail of cover from the document Without warning!.Without warning! (2014) Oregon Office of Emergency Management

Thumbnail of cover from the document Without warning!: ¡Sin previo aviso!.Without warning!: ¡Sin previo aviso! (2018) Oregon Office of Emergency Management