The Department of Homeland Security is preparing millions of people in the Midwest for a possible New Madrid super quake in what they are calling the “Great Central U.S. Shake Out.” They are asking people who live along the New Madrid fault line to take part in the April 28th earthquake preparedness drill.
According to Homeland Security the event already has over 2.5 million people taking part in the preparedness drill. The White House is asking schools in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, South Carolina and Tennessee to participate in the event.
Here is the official “Drop, Cover, & Hold On” Video:
- In a related article from a couple months ago,we reported that FEMA was looking into buying millions of emergency meals in preparation for a possible New Madrid quake.