Emergency managers map out New Madrid earthquake preparedness
Lt. Col. John L. Hudson, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District commander(Left), and Jerry Breznican, Nashville District Emergency Management chief, brief participants of a New Madrid seismic zone rehearsal of concept exercise May 8, 2014 in Jackson, Tenn. The exercise, led by officials at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Great Lakes and Ohio river Division from Cincinnati, Ohio, provided local emergency personnel and Corps emergency managers the opportunity to walk through the mock scenario of a major earthquake in the region.