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Posted on: May 11, 2018

Big Island Eruptions are a Reminder to Be Prepared

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The recent eruptions and seismic activity on the Big Island and the possibility for a local tsunami, are a current reminder for Maui County residents to be prepared for emergencies and disasters.


Be Informed about local hazards that could affect your home.  

Make a Plan with your household including communications and evacuations.  

Build an Evacuation Kit for each member of your family with food, water and essential supplies for 3-5 days.  For sheltering in place have 14 days of food, water and essential supplies at home.


Sign up for Maka'ala - Maui County's Emergency Alerts at www.mauicounty.gov/983/Active-Advisories-Watches-Notification-S.


For more information about emergency preparedness go to www.mauicounty.gov/emergency or call Maui County Emergency Management Agency at 270-7285.

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