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Subcabinet focusing on earthquake preparedness convenes Jan. 17

01.12.17 — The Resilience Washington Subcabinet will help the state improve its earthquake preparedness initiatives and squeeze.... Read More »

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Advice on what to do before it floods
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Advice on what to do before it floods

Your home or business is flooded or about to be flooded. Now what? Here's some advice.

Guard practices landing on naval ship
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Guard practices landing on naval ship

During a catastrophic natural disaster, Washington National Guard would be responsible for bringing people and supplies from naval ships to the shore, helping to provide relief to affected communities. But landing on a ship is much trickier than a regular landing on the ground. That's why we practice.

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