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Operation: Rolling Thunder

Full Scale Disaster Drill
Denton Municipal Landfill
GPS: 33°11’35″N 97°05’01″W

Operation: Rolling Thunder was a full scale EF4 tornado disaster response drill. Denton County Emergency Management, EMS, Fire, Law Enforcement, NCTTRAC, and the University of North Texas all participated in various forms. 24 more words

Team Rubicon

How Safe Are We? Disaster Preparedness Summit Targets Cyber & Workplace Security

CHICAGO, IL – Technology touches every aspect of our lives from social interaction to managing personal finances. The cyber world makes life easier to manage, but it also exposes us to threats that can cross the wire. 633 more words

American Red Cross

PICU, Preparedness, and Positivity: How being prepared for emergencies helps us tackle whatever comes our way

Through out our journey as parents my husband and I have been repeatedly complimented on our ability to remain positive in light of our babies health (more recently Evie’s). 1,391 more words

What Comes After Oil?

By: Tom Chatham

If we follow the premise that all things on Earth are finite such as the physical resources we use then we must assume that at some point we will begin to run out of these resources as they are more heavily utilized. 1,046 more words


Collecting Data from the Sky for Oil Spill Response

What does the oil on the surface of the water look like from the sky? The appearance of oil after an oil spill provides responders with valuable information that helps them determine the severity of a spill and to plan for the most effective response. 733 more words


Winter prep

It’s August, and I’ve just pulled my knitting box out of the closet. Why? I’m hoping to avoid the stress and headaches I’ve endured the past two times I’ve made knitted gifts for Christmas. 347 more words

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Ready for success?

Are you ready
For the success
That you so much desire?
Let it not take
You unawares;
It may soon start
Pouring on you;
Shall you be ready when it comes? 10 more words