Cascadia Subduction Zone

Cascadia Subduction Zone

The Cascadia Subduction Zone is a 600-mile fault that runs from northern California up to British Columbia and is about 70-100 miles off the Pacific coast shoreline. There have been 41 earthquakes in the last 10,000 years within this fault that have occurred as few as 190 years or as much as 1200 years apart.

The Garlock Fault

The Garlock Fault

In what was long held as a dormant fault zone, the Garlock fault had two significant quakes in July 2019, a 6-4 and 7.1. Experts are wondering what this east-west fault zone brings to the area where more than four other faults also connect to Garlock, which connects to the San Andreas Fault line north of Los Angeles. Could this mean more activity in the near future as stress builds on Garlock?

Xmas - A Community Time of Year

Xmas – A Community Time of Year

Merry Christmas! This episode we visit with Jonathan & Kylene Jones, The Provident Preppers, and discuss developing community preparedness. It takes a community to survive almost any type of disaster and your community may be your biggest asset.

Mary Lasky and InfraGard National Disaster Resilience Council (NDRC)

Mary Lasky and InfraGard National Disaster Resilience Council (NDRC)

Mary is the Chairman of the InfraGard National Disaster Resilience Council (NDRC). She is the lead editor and author of “Powering Through: From Fragile Infrastructure to Community Resilience” an action guide on being prepared if there is grid failure. Mary Lasky is a Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP). She is on the Foundation for Resilient Societies Board of Directors.

Andrea Forte with Cen-Tex DART

Andrea Forte with Cen-Tex DART

Andrea Forte, as Director of Operations, is a founding member of CenTex DART. She is a certified Incident Command System and CERT Instructor. Her training includes All-Hazards Incident Commander and Planning Section Chief positions for an IMT-3 team along with being a Skywarn Spotter, debris manager, and an exercise planner.