Today: ShakeOut. Don’t Freak Out.

WASHINGTON STATE GEOLOGY NEWS

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It’s time again to “Drop, Cover, and Hold on” for the annual Great ShakeOut Earthquake drill today, Thursday October, 20, at 10:20 a.m. More than 1 million participants and counting have registered. Have you? Register your family or organization here.

Today is your chance to review and update your family’s emergency preparedness plans and supplies. How well you manage the aftermath of a disaster depends greatly on how well you prepare.

Watch the videos below for more information on what to do when an earthquake hits.

Reddit “Ask Us Anything” Session

Have some questions for the experts? DNR geologists, emergency managers, and other experts will be answering your questions on Reddit today from noon to 2 p.m. Here’s a link to last year’s Q and A session.

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Emergency Preparedness Resources

Find out what to do before, during, and after an earthquake on our emergency preparedness page.

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