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April is Tsunami Awareness Month

April is Tsunami Awareness Month in Hawaii. Each year, tsunami response exercises are held by civil defense, military and first responders. The recent earthquake and resulting tsunami from Japan last month certainly highlights the need for everyone to be aware … Continue reading

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Preparing for an Earthquake: What You Can Do…

Particularly since the recent earthquake/tsunami in Japan, I’ve noticed more articles about preparedness.  ABC news recently published Preparing for an Earthquake: What You Can Do to Stay Safe.  The article notes how woefully unprepared the US is for major disasters, … Continue reading

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