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Fracking Forces Schools to Practice Earthquake Drills for First Time Ever

From ecowatch.com by Lorraine Chow

As the number of fracking-related earthquakes increase with alarming frequency and intensity across the Central U.S., more and more people in the area might be wondering something they haven’t had to before: “What do I do during an earthquake?” 156 more words


Today's the Day to Drop, Cover and Hold On

Posted at 8:15 a.m.

In a couple of hours, don’t be surprised if you see folks around you start dropping to the floor, crawling under sturdy desks or tables and covering their heads. 375 more words


News Alert!!: San Bernardino County, CA: Get ready for the ShakeOut Today!!

News Alert!!: San Bernardino County, CA: Get ready for the ShakeOut Today!!

Millions of people worldwide will practice how to Drop, Cover, and Hold On at 10:15am on Thursday, October 15th, 2015 during great ShakeOut earthquake drill. 456 more words

Are You Prepared for an Earthquake?

California is considered to be at high risk for a large earthquake. How we prepare or fail to prepare now will determine our quality of life after our next large earthquake. 108 more words

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Earthquake drill to be held Oct. 15 in Canada

MONTREAL – Get ready for the Great Shakeout.

On Thursday, drills in British Columbia and Quebec will provide people with the opportunity to learn how to be safer during earthquakes. 691 more words


MEMA Encourages Wilmington Residents To Participate In 'Great Northeast Shakeout'

FRAMINGHAM, MA – On October 15, 2015 at 10:15 a.m., millions of people across the world in schools, businesses, government offices, organizations, and households will participate in the Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drill.  473 more words


New Zealand ShakeOut 2015

Taika Waititi will be taking part in New Zealand ShakeOut, our national earthquake drill, at 9:15am, 15 October 2015. Will you?

For more information, and to sign up to do the drill, visit… 25 more words

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