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Portland Disaster Relief Trials Pedal for Earthquake Preparedness

Individuals participate in Portland Disaster Relief Trials to demonstrate how cargo bikes can be used in disaster response

PORTLAND, Ore. - These brothers use teamwork to gather and transport 100 pounds of disaster supplies at the third annual Portland Disaster Relief Trials (DRT) July 19, 2014. Disaster Relief Trials is a 30-mile earthquake preparedness exercise designed to highlight how cargo bikes can be used in disaster response and recovery, such as assisting with supply runs. Official DHS/FEMA by Barty Bahamonde.

Photographer's Name: 
Marty Bahamonde
Photographer's Organization: 
DHS/FEMA
Date Taken: 
July 19, 2014
Location: 
Portland, Ore.
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Individuals participate in Portland Disaster Relief Trials to demonstrate how cargo bikes can be used in disaster response

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