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What We’re Reading: Earthquake Edition

Our thoughts are with those who were affected by the Baja Earthquake in Mexicali

After yesterday’s earthquake activity on the west coast, we want to give you some resources that can help you stay informed during emergency events such as earthquakes:

Some interesting visualizations of yesterday’s earthquake activity:

We also want to reshare this video from Jamie Lee Curtis. As a CA resident, she explains how she customizes her emergency kit for earthquakes:

And finally for a little Twitter humor from our friends at XKCD:

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  1. I’m trying to link or embed the series of ARC videos that explain the “Get A Kit”, “Make a Plan”, “Stay Informed” from their Be Ready Cross Ready site.

    But the the ARC site is flash and doesn’t allow for direct linking or embedding!

    I love these videos – any suggestions on how to solve the situation???


  2. You’re right Thomas. We have loads of videos on our YouTube site, but I’m not sure we have these. I’ll ask someone from our Preparedness team to help and get back to you.