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Natural Hazards We Might Face

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Natural hazards are unavoidable. But with proper preparedness, their impact can be reduced. The USGS and its partners work to prepare, monitor, assess, and alert people to the hazards around them. Are you ready if you're affected by a disaster?   

September is National Preparedness Month. Learn more about the natural hazards you may face in our feature story.

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Music: “actually” by dreem, used with permission from Epidemic Sound. 

Additional footage used with permission from Envato Elements.