May 5th, 2012- For those who were light sleepers in Santa Rosa, California, 2am may have been a little wake up call.
There was a 4.2 earthquake in the Geyser region north of Santa Rosa. Not a big enough of an earthquake to cause any damage to major towns or populated areas, yet does show that northern California is a seismic region of the globe.
If you have your preparations in order to deal with a major earthquake then this event should cause no concern for you. Yet if you don’t than this weekend may just be a good time for you to go out and stock up on a few things:
…..you know, the essentials. No alarm bells are going off at any USGS office at the moment. But being prepared never hurt.
Here are some helpful links:
YouTube -Opinion- DutchSinse
WCM News “Prepare“