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The Cougar Press

The Student News Site of Ventura High School

The Cougar Press

The Student News Site of Ventura High School

The Cougar Press

According to sanandreasfault.org,  The Big One is a hypothetical earthquake of magnitude ~8 or greater that is expected to happen along the SAF [San Andreas Fault]. Graphic by: Alejandro Hernandez

Earthquake safety in cougar country

Alejandro Hernandez and Rachel Gonzalez February 24, 2022

Is VHS ready for a major earthquake? At 4:25 p.m on Feb. 10, Ventura was affected by a 3.9 magnitude earthquake that struck near Santa Paula. There was no reported damage, but it led to another question....

On September 19, Mexico City was shook with a magnitude 7.1 quake. After the horrendous event, the search began for victims among the wreckage. Photo by: LA Times

Earthquakes: Are we ready?

October 6, 2017

California is likely due for an earthquake, but is anyone making preparations for the “Big One?" The part of the San Andreas Fault that runs along the Grapevine , North of Los Angeles, hasn't experienced...

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