We often hear geologists talking about the Cascadia Subduction Zone. That’s the deep fault off our coast that could produce the “big one.”

But state geologists point out there are thousands of other faults onshore. Dozens of them are still active.

Just in the Portland area alone, geologists know of at least five faults.

“We’ve had several magnitude five or larger quakes in Portland history,” said Ian Madin with the Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries.

And geologists are finding new faults all the time.

Just two months ago they discovered a 60-mile stretch of previously unknown faults on Mount Hood.

Read more: http://www.kgw.com/story/news/local/green/2015/04/28/at-least-five-faults-could-create-earthquakes-in-portland/26546431/

Dina Amelia Kalmeta is the Founder and CEO of Your New Life in Christ Ministries - CWW7NEWS. Dina reports on world events as they pertain to Bible Prophecy. Before Your New Life in Christ Ministries, Dina served as a Leader for INCHRIST NETWORK leading teams online and spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Her mission today is to bring hard evidence that what is taking place in the world isn't just coincidence, but indeed proof that the last days the Bible warned us about are upon us right now.