Most Recent Meeting
Loma Prieta 25 Partner Planning Meeting
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Recent Significant Earthquakes
August 26, 2014 12:33:16 UTC
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August 24, 2014 10:20:44 UTC
August 23, 2014 22:32:23 UTC
August 19, 2014 12:41:35 UTC
Learn about the tools, resources, and personalized assistance that are available from the FEMA Youth Preparedness Technical Assistance Center. Wednesday, June 11, 2014 10:45am–12:45pm PDT.
Learn how a modern, open and configurable GIS approach helps you to prepare, respond and recover more quickly in times of disaster. Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 8am Pacific.
Register and learn the actions to take to prepare for specific hazards through drills, group discussions, and exercises.
FEMA’s earthquake webinars are free and open to the public.
News and Announcements
View the lecture by Doug Given, USGS online (1 hour and 24 minutes).
Scientists say there is a 30 percent chance a big quake will occur along Hayward fault within the next 30 years.
An interview with Thor Poulsen, Public Education Officer for the Hayward Fire Department, on how prepared the Bay Area is for a natural disaster.
The 25th anniversary of the Loma Prieta earthquake is October 17, 2014.
ShakeOut is an annual earthquake drill held on the third Thursday of October. Next year’s ShakeOut will be held on Thursday, October 16, 2014 10:16am.
Our members include: scientists and engineers; non-profit organization and business leaders; community groups and activists; federal, state, and local government leaders and agencies; and others who share our passion to reduce earthquake risk in California. Join us today.
The California Earthquake Clearinghouse is a place to coordinate earthquake field investigations and share observations and knowledge among emergency responders and the engineering and scientific communities.