Resources

Resources BannerThe following are links to other sites that may be of use.

Disaster Preparedness

These sites have a ton of information on safety and disaster. Not only for earthquakes but for other things like hurricanes, flooding, and other things that you should know about when a disaster strikes.

Ready.gov – Official website of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to help educate people and prepare them for disasters

GetPrepared.gc.ca – Canadian government Emergency Preparation site

Shakeout.org – Earthquake drills and preparedness

FEMA – U.S Federal Emergency Management Agency

America’s Prepare-a-thon – Earthquake Preparedness

 

Tsunami Preparedness

A major earthquake may cause a tsunami so if you live near the coast please read more on how to protect yourself.

Tsunamizone.org

 

Earthquake Maps

There are hundreds of earthquakes that occur daily. Check out some of these sites to see where and how big the earthquakes are.

http://quakes.globalincidentmap.com

http://earthquaketrack.com

http://www.volcanodiscovery.com/earthquake-monitor.html

http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/Map

http://earthquakestoday.info

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/map