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Bali on alert amid fears of possible eruption of Mount Agung volcano

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

JAKARTA – Indonesian officials have raised the alert level for the Mount Agung volcano on the island of Bali for the second time in less than a week. 299 more words

Current Affairs

Future marine ecosystem drivers, biodiversity, and fisheries maximum catch potential in Pacific Island countries and territories under climate change

Highlights

  • Under the RCP 8.5 scenario, tropical Pacific temperature will rise by ≥ 3 °C by 2100.
  • This is accompanied by declines in dissolved oxygen, pH, and net primary production.
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Science

What does business-as-usual mean today?

Energy models are a vital tool to help predict what the future energy system could look like. Conventionally, such models are based on business-as-usual scenarios – points of reference informed by historical norms. 1,196 more words

Mitigation

Emergency Preparedness... are you ready?

An ounce of prevention is worth its weight in gold!

Too many of us too often either take action too late or depend on others to survive a sudden disastrous event such as a natural disaster (Irma, Harvey), terrorist attack or a mass casualty event large or small. 285 more words

Houston Flooded Home Recovery Steps for Mitigation

Due to the recent devastation caused to Houston area homes and commercial buildings by Hurricane Harvey, many home and business owners will begin the process of rebuilding. 211 more words

Houston Mover

Large-Scale Disasters: Prediction, Control, and Mitigation

Large-Scale Disasters: Prediction, Control, and Mitigation PDF

Large-Scale Disasters: Prediction, Control, and Mitigation by Mohamed Gad-el-Hak
English | 2008 | ISBN: 0521872936 | 632 pages | PDF | 15,1 MB… 21 more words

Control

FEMA Seeks Input on Fiscal Year 2018-2022 Strategic Plan

From today’s FEMA Daily Digest Bulletin is an item related to FEMA’s FY 2018-2022 strategic plan.  FEMA Administrator Brock Long is inviting stakeholders to provide input to their upcoming strategic plan update.  522 more words

Emergency Management