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Why don’t you have an earthquake survival kit?

lt mackenzieIt’s an expense I haven’t thought I need to spend money on yet.

Mackenzie Kelly, Santa Cruz, Student






lt fernandaI just moved to California, and I’m not a very prepared person.

Fernanda Pini, Santa Cruz, Server







lt steveI used to have one, but everything got old, and it took up space in the garage, so I got rid of it.

Steve Wilson, Santa Cruz, Restaurant Owner





lt stephanI don’t have a fire, hurricane, tsunami, or volcano emergency kit [either]. That’s not how I live my life, I guess.

Stephan Hoffman, Santa Cruz, Professional Bicycle Guru







lt jenniferWe have a swimming pool and a lot of home-brewed beer, so we think that we might be able to trade that for goods and services if there is an earthquake.

Jennifer Matlock, Santa Cruz, Monterey Bay Aquarium Educator

Contributor at Good Times |

Matthew is a California native and has lived in Santa Cruz for 34 years. A sculptor, photographer, avid biker and professional disc golfer, he has played tournaments in more than ten states and is the winner of the 2002 New Zealand Championships. 

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