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Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country, Your Handbook for the San Francisco Bay Region


US Geological Survey logoProduced by the USGS and several private and government agencies, this booklet provides information about the threat posed by earthquakes in the San Francisco Bay region. It explains how one can prepare for, survive, and recover from a catastrophic earthquake in 5 languages (English, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese and Korean).  The website provides the same information.

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