Weather & Climate
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A Failure of Initiative: Final Report of the Select Bipartisan Committee To Investigate the Preparation for and Response to Hurricane Katrina, February 15, 2006 (eBook)
By: U.S. House of Representatives
GPO Stock # 999-000-44444-0 ISBN: 9780160869150
The Select Committee identifies failures at all levels of government that significantly undermined and detracted from the heroic efforts of first responders, private individuals and organizations, faith-based groups, and others.
By: Interior Dept., Geological Survey
GPO Stock # 024-001-03631-2 ISBN: 9780160915086
This year's U.S. Geological Survey's wall calendar / event planner gives an eye-catching glimpse into the many facets of USGS and describes how their science is an integral part of decision-making around the world, from earthquakes to floods to...
By: Commerce Dept., National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
GPO Stock # 003-017-00563-1 ISBN:
Provides an easy to read pamphlet about storms: hurricanes, tornadoes, blizzards, lightning, emergency preparation kits, safety at school, and more. Although written to be understandable for children ages 8 to 12, it contains valuable disaster...
By: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
GPO Stock # 033-000-01328-1 ISBN: 9780160838071
NP-2009-066-GSFC. This colorful book provides concise explanations and descriptions-easily read and readily understood-of what is now known of the chain of events and processes that connect the Sun to the Earth, with special emphasis on space...
United States Congressional Serial Set, Serial No. 15013, Senate Report No. 322, Hurricane Katrina, Nation Still Unprepared
GPO Stock # 552-109-00100-3 ISBN: 9780160845772
109th Congress, 2nd Session, 2006.
Coastal Sensitivity to Sea Level Rise: a Focus on the Mid-Atlantic Region: Synthesis and Assessment Product 4.1, Report by the U.S. Climate Change Program and Subcommittee on Global Change Research
By: Commerce Dept., NOAA, National Climate Data Center
GPO Stock # 003-024-09078-3 ISBN: 9780160830860
Provides current assessments of climate change science.
By: Congress, Congressional Budget Office
GPO Stock # 052-070-07553-8 ISBN: 9780160831218
A CBO paper. May 2009. Presents an overview of the current understanding of the impacts of climate change in the United States.
By: Transportation Dept., Federal Aviation Administration, Flight Standards Service
GPO Stock # 050-007-01379-5 ISBN: 9780160823671
FAA-H-8083-25A. Provides basic knowledge that is essential for pilots, from the principles of flight and navigation to use of aircraft and flight instruments and controls, aviation weather, airport operations and U.S. airspace classifications and...
By: Commerce Dept., NOAA, National Weather Service
GPO Stock # 003-000-00692-1 ISBN: 9780160814181
NOAA/PA 200467. Explains flood-related hazards, and suggests lifesaving actions you can take. Sold only in packages of 25 booklets.
By: President of the United States, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism
GPO Stock # 040-000-00775-0 ISBN: 0-16-075600-6
Identifies and establishes a roadmap for doing better in the future. Lays the groundwork for transforming how this Nation - from every level of government to the private sector to individual citizens and communities - pursues a real and lasting...