Tag: earthquake


Feb 2016

Could an earthquake hit Quebec?

Did you know that, according to Natural Resources Canada, the risk of a severe earthquake in the Montreal-Quebec-Ottawa region is between 5 and 15%? Did you know that the Charlevoix-Kamouraska seismic zone is one of the most active in eastern Canada? Devastating earthquakes have occurred in the past and will inevitably keep happening in the future. In 1988, a 5.9-magnitude earthquake occurred 35 km south of...