New Madrid Earthquake Panel Meets Today in Little Rock

JULY 17, 2006 - Posted at 7:44 a.m. CDT

LITTLE ROCK, AR - Earthquake experts will share what they know at a panel discussion in Little Rock today.  They are emphasizing preparing for a possible earthquake along the New Madrid Fault, which runs through northeast Arkansas.

In 1811 and 1812, four major earthquakes struck the region, causing widespread death and destruction.

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