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Put together an emergency kit

Are you ready?
While the lessons of recent disasters are fresh in our minds, it's time to prepare supplies and plans to be ready for a major emergency or natural disaster

If a natural disaster struck in Oregon, would your family be prepared? Earthquakes, floods, wildfires, even tsunamis all have the potential to cause widespread destruction here.

FEMA's "Are you Ready?" Guide to Citizen Preparedness

Family Disaster Planning from the American Red Cross:

Get Trained (American Red Cross Training)

Oregon Emergency Management Plans and Training


Get a Kit — Make Plan — Be Informed
(online presentation)

You should have the following:



To get copies of American Red Cross Community Disaster Education materials, contact your local Red Cross chapter.

Learn more about natural hazards in the Northwest




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