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Community Resilience: Sea Grant Coastal Hazards Specialist Helps Oregonians Prepare for the "Big One"

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Pat Corcoran's efforts have already sparked discussion and informed others about the desirability of relocating schools and emergency services out of tsunami hazard zones, setting up neighborhood supply caches on high ground and holding regular community-wide disaster drills. 

Tsunami Preparedness Week 2015

Sea Grant helps communities plan, prepare, and respond

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Tsunamis have been a reality for coastal communities for as long as humans have lived near the shore. NOAA Sea Grant has been working with coastal communities for many years to help residents understand tsunami risks, reduce their vulnerability and respond quickly.

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