- The Really Big One - The New Yorker Earthquake story
Start here ... it's all about the Cascadia Subduction Zone Earthquake - that's us!
- How to Stay Safe When the Big One Comes - The New Yorker follow-up story
A continuation, and some very good advise.
- OPB's Unprepared
Stream the full documentary, then get prepared.
- Portland Bureau of Emergency Management - PBEM Earthquake Preparedness
Visit all the links on this page for the best resources you'll need to be prepared.
- PBEM NET 1 training - the YouTube videos: 17 topics in 2 hours
- Living on Shaky Ground - How to survive earthquakes and tsunamis in Oregon.
- American Red Cross - Cascades Region - Oregon Red Cross Preparedness Website.
- Prepare! A Resource Guide - covers a variety of disasters including earthquake.
- PREP: Planning for Resilience & Emergency Preparedness
Another outstanding Web resource for disaster preparation in Portland.
- Portland Monthly - The Big One: A Northwest Earthquake Survival Guide
Your one-stop user-friendly Web resource for getting informed and prepared.
Training and resources:
- Neighborhood Emergency Team - NET Guidelines
A resource for policies and procedures that govern the NET program. Oregon uses NET.
- Community Emergency Response Team - CERT Guidelines
A resource for policies and procedures that govern the CERT program. Other states use CERT.
- Prepare Smart
Your resource for a basic emergency kit.