Weather & Climate

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Toward a Unified Military Response: Hurricane Sandy and the Dual Status Commander

By: Defense Dept., Army, Strategic Studies Institute; and Army War College

GPO Stock # 008-000-01147-8 ISBN: 9781584876779

The 2013-14 Army War College Key Strategic Issues List stated: “If Hurricane Sandy is seen as an archetype of a complex catastrophe, then a careful analysis of the effectiveness of the DoD response within the context of dual status commanders [...

Price: $19.00
Pacific Tsunami Warning System: A Half Century of Protecting the Pacific, 1965-2

Pacific Tsunami Warning System: A Half Century of Protecting the Pacific, 1965-2015

By: Commerce Dept., NOAA, Inoue Regional Center, International Tsunami Information Center

GPO Stock # 003-017-00570-4 ISBN: 9780996257909

This book commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Pacific Tsunami Warning System (PTWS).  It includes reflections from involved participants, a timeline of tsunamis and important events, a history of warning evolution, and a chronicle of...

Price: $30.50
Start With Science: USGS Planner 2015

Start With Science: USGS Planner 2015

By: Interior Dept., Geological Survey

GPO Stock # 024-001-03632-1 ISBN: 9780160926587

This year's U.S. Geological Survey's planner theme is: Science for a Changing World. The planner or calendar gives an eye-catching glimpse into the many facets of USGS and describes how their science is an integral part of decision-making around...

Price: $18.00
Code of Federal Regulations, Title 44, Emergency Management and Assistance

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 44, Emergency Management and Assistance, Revised as of October 1, 2014

By: National Archives and Records Administration, Office of the Federal Register

GPO Stock # 869-080-00190-6 ISBN: 9780160925740

 44 CFR covers Federal Emergency Managment Agency/FEMA as part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.  In this volume, you will find rules, procedures, and regulations relating to the National   insurance development program, natioanl flood...

Price: $56.00

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 40, Protection of Environment, Pt. 72-80, Revised as of July 1, 2014

By: National Archives and Records Administration, Office of the Federal Register

GPO Stock # 869-080-00162-1 ISBN: 9780160924873

Title 40—Protection of Environment
(This book contains parts 72 to 80)
Part/Page
CHAPTER I—Environmental Protection Agency (Continued) 72
 

CHAPTER I—ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
AGENCY (CONTINUED)
 ...

Price: $68.00
U.S. Coast Guard Incident Management Handbook 2014

U.S. Coast Guard Incident Management Handbook 2014

By: Homeland Security Dept., Coast Guard

GPO Stock # 050-012-00516-8 ISBN: 9780160925092

New 2014 edition.

The Coast Guard Incident Management Handbook (IMH) is designed to assist Coast Guard personnel in the use of the National Incident Management System (NIMS) and the Incident Command System (ICS)...

Price: $23.00
Weather Spotter's Field Guide: A Guide to Being a SKYWARN Spotter

Weather Spotter\'s Field Guide: A Guide to Being a SKYWARN Spotter

By: Commerce Dept., NOAA, National Weather Service

GPO Stock # 003-017-00568-2 ISBN: 9780160924255

The United States is the most severe weather-prone country in the world. Each year, people in this country cope with an average of 10,000 thunderstorms, 5,000 floods, 1,200 tornadoes, and two land-falling hurricanes. Approximately 90% of all...

Price: $9.00

Thunderstorms, Tornadoes, Lightning, Nature\'s Most Violent Storms: A Preparedness Guide, Including Tornado Safety Information for Schools

By: Commerce Dept.., NOAA, National Weather Service

GPO Stock # 003-017-00569-1 ISBN: 9780160924262

This illustrated guide showcases some facts about weather-related events and suggests life-saving actions you can take, if you find yourself in an unexpected situation resulting from a weather-related event.    The goal of this booklet is to...

Price: $2.50
A Researcher's Guide To: International Space Station Earth Obsevations

A Researcher\'s Guide to: International Space Station Earth Observations

By: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Johnson Space Center, ISS Program Science Office

GPO Stock # 033-000-01369-8 ISBN: 9780160924187

The purpose of NASA’s Earth science program is to develop a scientific understanding of Earth’s system and Why Use International Space Station (ISS) as a Remote Sensing Platform? Its response to natural or human-induced changes and to improve...

Price: $15.00
Commercial Orbital Transportation Services: A New Era in Spceflight

Commercial Orbital Transportation Services: A New Era in Spaceflight

By: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center

GPO Stock # 033-000-01367-1 ISBN: 9780160923920

Commercial Orbital Transportation Services: A New Era in Spaceflight provides a history of the NASA Commercial Orbital Transportation Services (COTS) program executed by the Commercial Crew & Cargo Program Office from 2006 to 2013 at...

Price: $34.00
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