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Welcome to the TsunamiZone!


Everyone, everywhere should know how to be prepared for tsunamis and what to do to be safe. This is true for people who live or work near the ocean, but also for anyone who may visit someday. Are you in the Zone? provides suggestions and resources for your family or organization to "know your zone" and to learn how to be safe.

Be counted among people and organizations worldwide by registering your 2016 tsunami preparedness activities!

2016 Calendar

March 13-19
Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, LANTEX16 (March 16),
CARIBE WAVE 2016 (March 17)

March 20-26

March 27-April 2
Alaska, Guam, Maine, New Hampshire


April 10-16
British Columbia

June 7-10
Cascadia Rising 2016

September 24-30
American Samoa

Oregon & Washington

November 5
World Tsunami Awareness Day

ParticipatE and SHARE

How to Participate
Information for individuals, schools and many types of organizations

Tsunami Resources
Manuals, posters, & much more

Who is Participating?
Lists by county, area, & category

Share Your Activities
Your photos, videos, and stories of tsunami preparedness week


As more people and organizations register, these totals will grow larger. Please encourage others to register tsunami preparedness activities!

Global Total for 2016:
Global Total for 2015:


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PVNET Technology Education Center Step 1: Secure it now! Step 2: Make a plan Step 3: Make disaster kits Step 4: Is your place safe? Step 5: Drop, Cover, and Hold On Step 6: Check it out! Step 7: Communicate and recover!