The Great California ShakeOut

October 18, 2012, 10:18 a.m. PDT

Visit www.ShakeOut.org for further information, what you should do to prepare for the inevitable major earthquake in the region and what actions to take during and after the shaking.

Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Washington and Guam, and British Columbia in Canada, will also be participating in their own ShakeOut drills at that time.

The Great Central U. S. ShakeOut

February 7, 2012, 10:15 a.m. local time (Eastern time in Indiana)

Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri and Tennessee are participating in this event. Visit www.shakeout.org/centralus for further information.

The Great Utah ShakeOut

April 17, 2012, 10:15 a.m.

Visit www.shakeout.org/utah for further information.