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10/17/2016: FEMA: $866 Million in California earthquake, fire risk-reduction grants awarded since Loma Prieta, Oakland-Berkeley Hills Fire (ShakeOut )
10/13/2016: Millions Worldwide Participate In 2016 Great Shakeout Earthquake Drills (ShakeOut )
10/11/2016: Broadcasters Support Nationwide Participation in Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills (Press Release) (ShakeOut )
10/03/2016: Are you ready for a major earthquake? What to do before - and during - a big one (
09/19/2016: Nation Prepares in September and Gets Ready to ShakeOut (ShakeOut )
09/06/2016: The Great Shakeout drill coming to Tulsa following 5.6 magnitude earthquake (KJRH)
09/01/2016: FEMA: September is National Preparedness Month (FEMA)
09/01/2016: USGS: September is National Preparedness Month (USGS)
04/19/2016: The Latest: Ecuador says death toll from quake jumps to 413 (
04/19/2016: Ecuador counts over 400 quake deaths, damage in the billions (
04/19/2016: Aftershocks Rattle Japan as Deaths From Quakes Rise to 45 (The New York Times)
04/19/2016: Dramatic Rescue Amid Rubble Gives Ecuador Hope for Survivors (The New York Times)
04/19/2016: Preparing for the Big One (Huffington Post)
04/19/2016: More aftershocks feared in wake of Kumamoto quake (
04/19/2016: Japan Earthquake: 'I Thought I Was Going to Die' (The New York Times)
10/10/2013: The Great ShakeOut drill: Do you know what to do when an earthquake strikes? (The Ismaili)
10/10/2013: The Great ShakeOut drill: Do you know what to do when an earthquake strikes? (Global BC)
09/17/2013: Earthquake drills – why not take part in the Great ShakeOut? (Industrial Fire Journal - Fire & Rescue)
09/04/2013: USGS: September Is National Preparedness Month (Earth Imaging Journal)
09/03/2013: September: National Preparedness Month (Erosion Control)
08/30/2013: September is National Preparedness Month (Distributed Energy)
08/25/2013: “Secure Your Space” to Get Ready for the “Great ShakeOut” (PRWeb)
04/21/2013: Quake drill in Himalayan schools a big hit (The Hindu Business Line)
03/06/2013: Do 1 Thing March: Sheltering (Public Health Matters Blog - CDC Blogs)

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The Great U.S. Virgin Islands 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!