With the increasing incidence and magnitude of natural disasters, especially hurricanes, droughts, and floods, utilities and communities are struggling to prepare for, respond to, and mitigate various impacts and damage. 89 more words
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Did you know that EPA has a dedicated “Water Team” for each Region to provide support to states and utilities in times of emergency?
Regional Water Teams (RWTs) consist of trained EPA Regional staff from the drinking water, wastewater, and emergency response programs. 182 more words
The third week in this November celebration is dedicated to being prepared. Build relationships with your critical customers, emergency response partners, and other key stakeholders. Get connected and engage your community before an emergency or disaster happens. 132 more words
EPA is hosting two new webinars that showcase available funding for both disaster recovery efforts and resilience mitigation projects.
Disaster Recovery Financing
DATE: November 22… 85 more words
The theme for the second week of National Critical Infrastructure Security & Resilience Month is GET READY!
States are encouraged to work with their utilities to be better prepared for natural and man-made disasters by conducting an emergency response exercise. 115 more words