AOTL has launched an initiative to provide assistance to those affected by the earthquake in Lunigiana and to counteract scare-mongering by the press.
earthquakes in lunigiana
News on the earthquake in Lunigiana, as well as the impact of social media on the event.
Minor and severe earthquake tremors are common in Lunigiana. But what is the overall risk of a bad earthquake, and what should one do if one happens?
Lunigiana is known to experience a lot of seismic activity, so is the area likely to suffer from an earthquake in the near future?
The Tuscany earthquake relief exercise – Terex 2010 -seems to have been completed successfully in the Garfagnana and Lunigiana. It was funded by the EU and was the biggest exercise of its kind in Italy.
Between 25 and 28 November, there will be a major exercise in the provinces of Lucca, Massa Carrara, Pisa and Pistoia, run by the the department of civil protection, to test the area’s preparedness in the event of a major earthquake.