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Washington, D.C.

The Great SouthEast ShakeOut is a multi-state earthquake drill spanning much of the southeastern United States. ShakeOut activities for Washington, D.C., are supported by the District of Columbia Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency. Earthquake information for Washington, D.C., is provided below.

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Points of Contact

District of Columbia Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency
Patrice N. White, Chief, Plans and Preparedness Division
    patrice.white@dc.gov, (202) 481-3055

Robyn Johnson, Public Information Officer
    robyn.johnson@dc.gov, (202) 481-3010

Federal Emergency Management Agency, Region III
Stephanie Nixon, Emergency Management Program Specialist
    stephanie.nixon@fema.dhs.gov, (215) 931-5638

MARK YOUR CALENDAR!

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

are from Washington, D.C.

Number of Washington, D.C. participants in each category

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EARTHQUAKE HAZARDS

USGS District of Columbia Earthquake Webpage
http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/states/?region=District%20of%20Columbia

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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!