The Big One

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‘The Big One’ Could Trigger More Large Quakes On Nearby Faults, Study Finds

Researchers also determined that quake faults can stop moving for thousands of years. However, at some point, the pent-up energy stored in rocks will release in a series of sizable earthquakes.

04/22/2015

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West Coast Congress Members Seek Funding For Quake Warning System

Three dozen members of Congress from California, Oregon and Washington are urging full funding of a West Coast earthquake early warning system.

03/24/2015

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Millions To Participate In ‘Great California ShakeOut’

Millions of Californians are expected to participate in an annual earthquake preparedness drill on Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/17/2012

Report Warns Southland Residents To Prepare For Mega Quake

Researchers have discovered some faults near the Salton Sea that they believe could trigger “The Big One”.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/27/2011

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Experts Say ‘The Big One’ Will Be Even Bigger

Researchers announced Sunday that the San Andreas fault is long overdue for an earthquake, and that when it comes it’ll likely be bigger than expected.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/10/2010