Limiting Earthquake Damage - Predict, Plan & Protect

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  • Limiting Earthquake Damage
    • Predict
      • A tiltmeter can check any movement within the rocks
      • Water levels can rise in wells and lakes because of cracks in the rock
      • Animals can act strangely before the earthqyake
      • Foreshocks before the main quake can be detected by a seismometer
    • Plan + Protect
      • Find a place that is safe to get under
      • Collect your safety equipment: Fire extinguisher, first aid kit, books, water, blanket, radio
      • Check the tiltmeter
      • Check ponds and wells and see if the water is rising


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