Are You Prepared for an Earthquake?

Did you feel it? There was a 3.1 magnitude earthquake this morning in the Strait of Juan de Fuca. Help scientists learn more about earthquakes by reporting what you felt to Natural Resources Canada.

Free Workshops 

Are you and your family prepared for an earthquake or other emergency? Learn how to be at a FREE workshop this fall. The next workshop is Wednesday, September 26 from 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. at City Hall.

Have allergies? There's a SCENT-FREE Emergency Preparedness Workshop on Tuesday, October 16 from 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. at the Cook Street Village Activity Centre, 380 Cook Street.

View the fall workshop schedule.  

Get Your Kit Together

Learn what you need to include in your family's emergency kit.

Earthquake and Tsunami Readiness

Learn what you can do to be prepared for an earthquake and a tsunami.

Sign up for Vic-Alert

Receive free alerts and updates on emergencies that impact Victoria by signing up for Vic-Alert

Get Ready to ShakeOut!

Sign up online to participate in the annual ShakeOut BC earthquake drill on Thursday, October 18 at 10:18 a.m.


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