Pacific Northwest prepares for massive earthquake, tsunami

A rider with scales sits upon a black horse. This depiction is represenative of a scarcity of food and famine.


CAMP MURRAY, Wash. – The next great Cascade earthquake and tsunami are coming. Scientists say the event could happen at any time, and emergency response teams admit the Pacific Northwest is currently unprepared.

“I wish I could say we’re totally ready, but we’re not,” says Robert Ezelle, Emergency Management Director for Washington State.