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North Carolina

The Great SouthEast ShakeOut is a multi-state earthquake drill spanning much of the southeastern United States. ShakeOut activities for North Carolina are supported by North Carolina Emergency Management. Earthquake information for North Carolina is provided below.

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Points of Contact

North Carolina Emergency Management
Julia Jerema, Communications Officer, (919) 825-2270

Chris Crew, State Hazard Mitigation Officer, (919) 825-2305

Federal Emergency Management Agency, Region IV
Gene Longenecker, Senior Physical Scientist, (770) 220-5428


people are currently registered to participate in this year's Great SouthEast ShakeOut Drill.

are from North Carolina

Number of North Carolina participants in each category

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North Carolina Geological Survey

USGS North Carolina Earthquake Webpage

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The Great SouthEast ShakeOut Step 1: Secure it now! Step 2: Make a plan Step 3: Make disaster kits Step 4: Is your place safe? Step 5: Drop, Cover, and Hold On Step 6: Check it out! Step 7: Communicate and recover!