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Officials: Don't drop your guard because predictions call for fewer hurricanes ... - The State

Officials: Don't drop your guard because predictions call for fewer hurricanes ... - The State | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
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Western Drought Relief Under Way ... Here's Why | The Weather Channel - The Weather Channel

Western Drought Relief Under Way ... Here's Why | The Weather Channel - The Weather Channel | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
There are some signs that relief from harsh drought conditions in the West is coming.
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Disaster Preparedness in Typhoon-Affected Communities

In Leyte Province of the Philippines, families are moving on from the darkness of the disaster aftermath. World Vision is helping families plan, prepare and ...
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October no time to stop watching for storms - Palm Beach Post (blog)

October no time to stop watching for storms - Palm Beach Post (blog) | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
More storms hit South Florida in October than other months, according to UM hurricane expert and researcher.
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Region adopts disaster risk reduction plan - Inquirer.net

Region adopts disaster risk reduction plan - Inquirer.net | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
Region adopts disaster risk reduction plan Inquirer.net ILOILO CITY—Recognizing the “new normal” of natural disasters, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) recently adopted a Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) framework, the first in its 26-year...
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Books of Emergency Public Health Preparedness And Response

Access to read more ebook: http://www.realbooknow.net/books.
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Hazard Mitigation Meeting October 7, 2015

Flooding in Houston, Texas 2015.
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Preparedness - Water

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Ebola Preparedness in the U.S. One Year Later

Ebola Preparedness in the U.S. One Year Later A look at the government's response in addressing Ebola in the United States. -- U.S. Department of Health and ...
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California drought: Leaky water pipes losing billions of gallons targeted by new state law - San Jose Mercury News

California drought: Leaky water pipes losing billions of gallons targeted by new state law - San Jose Mercury News | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
With California mired in the worst drought in state history, Gov.
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California craft beer brewers balance drafts and drought - Arizona Daily Star

California craft beer brewers balance drafts and drought - Arizona Daily Star | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
FALLBROOK, Calif. — Amid severe drought, the water board in this Southern California town imposed restrictions on Fallbrook Brewing Co., just as the tiny brewer doubled capacity to meet demand
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Drought conditions affecting East Texas ranchers and livestock - KLTV

Drought conditions affecting East Texas ranchers and livestock - KLTV | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
Continued drought conditions in East Texas are keeping fire danger high, and affecting ranchers and livestock.
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Drought plus heavy rain equals disaster - The Times and Democrat

Drought plus heavy rain equals disaster - The Times and Democrat | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
Moderate drought and extreme flooding have made for a one-two punch for row crop farmers in what is being described by veterans as one of the worst years ever.
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Disaster Recovery - Radio NB

Disaster Recovery - Radio NB | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
(South Central Texas)--Refer to the Disaster Recovery webpage for contact information and damage reporting.
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Software Aids First Responders In Disasters - FileHippo News

Software Aids First Responders In Disasters - FileHippo News | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
New software is putting the power of AI into first responders' hands.
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One Week Later: Government Agencies Continue Work on Recovery and Response ... - WCBD News 2

One Week Later: Government Agencies Continue Work on Recovery and Response ... - WCBD News 2 | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
COLUMBIA, S.C. (October 11, 2015, 5:15 p.m.) – The State Emergency Operations Center continues around-the-clock monitoring of the flooding situation from the torrential rain that fell one week ago,...
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Planning & Response Solution for Emergency Operations Centers

Intergraph's Planning & Response solution provides emergency operations centers with dynamic situational awareness and efficient resource management for ...
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Campus Shooting Preparedness Study - KEZI TV

Campus Shooting Preparedness Study - KEZI TV | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) -- A review by The Associated Press finds that colleges across the U.S. vary widely in their efforts to prepare students and empl
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Editorial: Urgency needed in approaching school shooting preparedness - Daily Illini

Editorial: Urgency needed in approaching school shooting preparedness - Daily Illini | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
We hope a school shooting is a situation our University is never in, but we need to answer the “what if’s” before it’s too late.
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Drought Special Continued Oct 10th 2015

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Excellent tips on  how to reduce your water usage.

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Why The Ocean Can’t Fix The Drought

California's drought is bad. Really bad. If we could take salt out of ocean water, could that fix the problem? Follow Julian on Twitter: https://twitter.com/jhug00 ...
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House Speaker: Disaster Mitigation Needs Better Coordination - Jakarta Globe

House Speaker: Disaster Mitigation Needs Better Coordination - Jakarta Globe | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
Indonesia's government should quickly appoint a special coordinator for disaster mitigation, to better tackle issues like the yearly forest fires, the speaker of the House of Representatives says.
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Preparedness promoted ahead of national earthquake drill - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

Preparedness promoted ahead of national earthquake drill - Scoop.co.nz (press release) | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
Dunedin (Monday, 12 October 2015) – With just three days to go until New Zealand's national earthquake drill, Dunedin City Council is urging all residents to think about their own levels of emergency preparedness at home, work and school.
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Big Fresno Fair cuts water use amid fourth year of drought - Fresno Bee

Big Fresno Fair cuts water use amid fourth year of drought - Fresno Bee | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
Now in it’s fourth year, California’s unprecedented drought leaves no one unaffected – including the Big Fresno Fair.
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Climate Change Impacts California Drought, Experts Say - The Inquisitr

Climate Change Impacts California Drought, Experts Say - The Inquisitr | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
California’s drought may be 15 to 20% more intense due to climate change and global warming, experts agree.
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Canadian Crops Hurt by Drought - AgWeb

Canadian Crops Hurt by Drought - AgWeb | Emergency Management | Scoop.it
Drought hurt crop production for Canadian wheat and canola this year, according to Statistics Canada’s latest Production of Principal Field Crops report released Friday, Oct. 2.
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