Damage in Izmit, Turkey after the M7.6 August 17, 1999 earthquake.
7 Steps to an Earthquake Resilient Business (PDF) How to prepare your business for an earthquake ABAG Earthquake Maps and Information Information and maps about liquefaction, faults, and landslides in the San Francisco Bay Area. American Red Cross Earthquake Safety Emergency response organization that provides disaster relief Are You Ready? Includes resources and best practices BSL Outreach Wonderful diverse collection of videos and animations, as well as links to lesson plans and educational resources. Building Safety and Preparedness Disaster planning toolkit for the home and small business. Can It Happen Here? Could a large damaging tsunami happen in the United States? CDC (Center for Disease Control) Emergency Preparedness & Response Earthquakes and other emergencies Central U.S. Earthquake Consortium Information about earthquakes in the central U.S. Children, Stress, and Natural Disasters Teachers guide to helping children deal with disasters Citizen Corps - Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT) Educates people about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations. Disaster Preparedness for Pets Steps and checklists to help care for pets during emergencies. Disaster Preparedness for Your Pet Be prepared: make a plan and prepare a disaster kit for your pet. DisasterAssistance.gov Access to disaster help and resources. Earthquake Details about what parts of the home are most vulnerable and how you can protect yourself (PDF) Earthquake and Tsunami Preparedness Focus on Seaside, OR, but useful for anyone within a tsunami risk zone. Earthquake Country Alliance Earthquake preparedness for California Earthquake Preparedness - San Andreas - The Movie, California Reality or Hollywood Fiction? Focus on California Earthquake Preparedness for Teachers and Students Earthquakes in Oklahoma Research, regulations, updates and news items related to Oklahomaā??s recent earthquakes, and earthquake preparedness information Echando Raices en Tierra de Terremotos Este manual provee informaciĆ³n sobre por quĆ© nos deben preocupar los terremotos en el Sur de California, quĆ© debemos hacer para estar seguros y reducir el daĆ±o, y tambiĆ©n quĆ© debemos saber de lo bĆ”sico sobre terremotos. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) US federal government agency dedicated to responding to disasters. Federation of Red Cross & Red Crescent Societies Humanitarian organization that carries out relief efforts to assist victims of disasters. FEMA Earthquake Information Includes resources and best practices FEMA: When Disaster Strikes - Protect Your Pets Learn the best ways to provide for your pets during an emergency How You Can Strengthen Your Home Actions you can take to prepare your home for the shaking from an earthquake. International Tsunami Information Centre General and technical information, maps, and links to warning centers. Kid's Hazards Quiz short quiz on preparedness and where earthquakes occur Living On Shaky Ground: How to Survive Earthquakes and Tsunamis in Northern California A collection of preparedness guides for earthquakes and tsunamis especially for the Northern Coast of California Living with Earthquakes in Nevada: A Nevadan's Guide This guide and many other preparedness-related information especially for Nevada. National Tsunami Hazard Mitigation Program Factsheet and brochure on tsunami awareness and safety. Natural Hazards Center resources concerning hazards mitigation and disaster preparedness Preparedness in Alaska Links to preparedness information for earthquakes and tsunamis for Alaska residents. Protect Your Pets in an Emergency Help ensure your pet's safety during an earthquake. Protecting Your Family from Earthquakes in English, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, and Korean Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country - Central US edition Earthquakes and preparedeness for everyone in the California (regional booklets available), Utah, Central U.S., Nevada, Oregon, and Alaska Quakeinfo.org Things you can do around your house to prepare for an earthquake QuakeSmart Information to help you identify your risk, develop a plan, and take action. Recovering From a Natural Disaster in College: A Student?s Guide for What to do on Campus What college students can do to prepare for a natural disaster, and what to do if one happens. SCEC Communication, Education and Outreach Many excellent resources for Public Education and Preparedness, K-14 Earthquake Education, and Experiential Learning and Career Advancement. Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country downloadable booklets for learning about earthquake hazards and safety recommendations in many different languages and for many different areas of the United States. SF72 Preparedness information targeted at the San Francisco area. Staying Safe Where the Earth Shakes A booklet that includes the "The Seven Steps to Earthquake Safety" - basic guidelines for what to do before, during, and after a damaging earthquake. The Wave that Shook the World Online companion to the NOVA broadcast with excellent animations, Q&anmp;A, images, and lesson plans for teachers. Tsunami Education Links to educational materials, warning centers. Tsunami Preparedness Guidebook Downloadable PDF and additional links to tsunami preparedness websites. Tsunamis Basic science of tsunamis, preparedness, and focus on California and historical information. US Agency for International Development US agency set up to provide relief to other countries suffering from disaster