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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 2018 tsunami preparedness activities!

2018 Official Activities

March 11-17
Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, CARIBE WAVE 2018 (March 15)

March 25-30

March 26-30

Hawaii & Washington

April 1-7

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 2018:
Global Total for 2017:Over 820,000



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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!