This blog is for sharing general, educational information. It is not a source of real time disaster updates or reporting. However, there are links to other sites, conveniently located in the Incident Tracker box to the right of your screen (scroll down).

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Reverse 911 for Santa Cruz County

If you live in Santa Cruz County, go to this website to register your cell phone so you can get timely emergency information.

Reverse 911 for Santa Clara County residents

Go to this website now to register your phones, email, pda's etc. so you can be contacted with vital emergency information.

Living With Fire

Excellent, detailed document on living in wildfire-prone areas.

Cal Fire's 100 feet of Defensible Space Advice

Fliers, checklists, videos, loads of info on preparing your home for the possibility of wildland fire.

October 17, 2009 - 20th Anniversary of the 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake

Santa Cruz County CERTs will be marking the 20th anniversary with a drill in Aptos. Many other events are scheduled throughout the area.