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Earthquakes and other natural hazards in the Pacific Northwest
Oregon Resilience Plan
In April 2011, the Oregon House of Representatives unanimously passed House Resolution 3 (sponsored by Rep. Deborah  Boone, D-Cannon Beach), which directs Oregon Seismic Safety Policy Advisory Commission (OSSPAC) to “lead and coordinate preparation of an Oregon Resilience Plan that . . . makes recommendations on policy direction to protect lives and keep commerce flowing during and after a Cascadia (megathrust) earthquake and tsunami.” The Plan and recommendations were delivered to the Oregon Legislative Assembly February 28, 2013.
Geologic hazards in Oregon now easy to find with online tool - Oregon HazVu
The Oregon HazVu: Statewide Geohazards Viewer provides a way to view many different geohazards in the state of Oregon. You can enter the address for your home, school, business, or public buildings in your area to see what hazards might affect you. You can print the map you create.
Please be aware that not all geohazards have been completely mapped, but this viewer shows the best available data from DOGAMI.
 
Access the HazVu data viewer by linking from the introduction page:
https://www.oregongeology.org/hazvu/

Earthquake and Tsunami Awareness
 
Earthquakes and tsunamis have caused damage and loss of life in the past and will again in our future. Having an emergency kit and an emergency plan are important first steps in being prepared. Learn more from these links.
More Earthquake and Natural Hazards Information
   


Oregon Emergency Management 

The Natural Hazards Program from the Department of Land Conservation 
 

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