400 Hear About Emergency Preparedness

Nearly 400 people packed the Port Angeles library to gather tips on how to shelter at home after a major earthquake.

Former state Rep Jim Buck was the featured speaker.  He says most people on the North Olympic Peninsula will survive a magnitude-9.0 Cascadia subduction zone earthquake and tsunami when it hits.

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He says the trick for survivors will be to find a warm, dry place to hunker down in the days and weeks that follow.

Buck’s new disaster-planning presentation is called Camping in Your House.