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Watch Out! Risk Ahead. Did you know? Hurricane season begins June 1 and ends November 30.

  • Researchers at Colorado State University have issued a prediction for the 2015 Atlantic basin hurricane season, forecasting seven named storms and three hurricanes.
  • The team further forecasts that one of the three predicted hurricanes will reach major hurricane strength of Category 3, 4 or 5 on the Saffir-Simpson scale, with sustained winds of 111 mph or greater..
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C3 Webinar to Focus on Cyber Resources for State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial Governments

The Critical Infrastructure Cyber Community C³ (pronounced “C Cubed”) Voluntary Program is the coordination point within the Federal Government for critical infrastructure owners and operators interested in improving their cyber risk management processes.   121 more words


Why You Need To Plan For Retirement Now

Imagine spending your “golden years” relaxing on a beach, drink in hand, not a care in the world. The reality is this will only last for a week or two, before you have to go back to work! 1,491 more words

Emergency Planning

Water & Power Resiliency Webinars

U.S. EPA’s Water Security Division is hosting two webinars in June and July to help drinking water and wastewater utilities increase their power resiliency.

Water & Power Resiliency Webinar:  Power Assessments and Transfer Switches… 138 more words

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Emergency planning – A linear approach or ‘choose your own adventure’?

When creating deliberate emergency operations plans, and especially the associated standard operating procedures/guidelines (SOPs/SOGs) that accompany them (you do develop these, right?) there is always a consideration for how to progress through the written plan – chronologically or topically.  425 more words

Emergency Management

EPA Water Security Division:  What’s Going On

Our colleagues at the Water Security Division have provided the following list of recently released tools designed to help the water community be better prepared, better able to respond, and better able to recover from emergencies of all descriptions. 227 more words

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Food Storage on the Cheap

Bulk food purchases can really add to your larder – and fast.  It is usually cheaper to buy in bulk as well.

The LDS Home Storage Centers have many bulk foods at incredibly cheap prices. 164 more words