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February is Earthquake Awareness Month
During Earthquake Awareness Month in February, Missourians are encouraged to learn about earthquakes hazards and how to be prepared for them. Read more...
Missourians Take Part in Earthquake Drill
On Oct. 16, more than 460,000 Missourians participated in the Great Central U.S. ShakeOut earthquake drill. Read more...
Ebola Resources for Health Care Professionals
Ebola information for health professionals is available from the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. Read more...
Federal Disaster Declaration for Northern Missouri
President Barack Obama approved Gov. Jay Nixon's disaster request for a severe storm that hit Sept. 9-10. Read more...
- February is Earthquake Awareness Month
Missouri's New Madrid Seismic Zone is the most active earthquake zone east of the Rocky Mountains. Learn how to prepare for earthquakes here.
- March 31st-April 3rd, 2015 27th Annual Missouri Emergency Management Conference
The State Emergency Management Agency will be conducting our 27th Annual Emergency Management Conference. The Conference is designed for all individuals with a responsibility in Emergency Management and an interest in any area of Emergency Preparedness, Response and Recovery. More information..
Contact Your Local Emergency Management Agency
Your county or municipal emergency management director is the best source of information on local conditions and programs, along with assistance that may be available due to a recent federal disaster declaration.