Hurricanes, Typhoons & Tsunamis

Hurricanes, Typhoons, & Tsunamis all have many elements in common?  First and foremost, they create alarm for people and places in the path, plus it often causes destruction.   In this collection, you will find official government guidance relating to past hurricane analysis, such as Hurricane Katrina plus analysis of the military response to Hurricane Sandycitizen preparation, Coastal Construction Manual, directions with construction plans that will provide guidance on  how to build a safe room for a business, school, or residence, plus guidance from FEMA for how to retrofit your home to prevent flooding, how communities can handle flooded roadways, and much more. 

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Guidelines for Design of Structures for Vertical Evacuation From Tsunamis, Third Edition
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Guidelines for Design of Structures for Vertical Evacuation From Tsunamis, Third Edition

Guidelines for Design of Structures for Vertical Evacuation From Tsunamis, Third Edition

Emergency Financial First Aid Kit, (EFFAK): Strengthen Your Financial Preparedness for Disasters and Emergencies
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Emergency Financial First Aid Kit, (EFFAK): Strengthen Your Financial Preparedness for Disasters and Emergencies

Emergency Financial First Aid Kit, (EFFAK): Strengthen Your Financial Preparedness for Disasters and Emergencies

Coastal Construction Manual: Principles and Practices of Planning, Siting, Designing, Constructing, and Maintaining Residential Buildings in Coastal Areas Volume 1 and 2
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Coastal Construction Manual: Principles and Practices of Planning, Siting, Designing, Constructing, and Maintaining Residential Buildings in Coastal Areas Volume 1 and 2

Coastal Construction Manual: Principles and Practices of Planning, Siting, Designing, Constructing, and Maintaining Residential Buildings in Coastal Areas Volume 1 and 2

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)
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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

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)

Disaster Preparedness Manual: Natural Diasters, Man-Made Disasters, Patient Fact Sheets
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Disaster Preparedness Manual: Natural Disasters, Man-Made Disasters, Patient Fact Sheets

Disaster Preparedness Manual: Natural Diasters, Man-Made Disasters, Patient Fact Sheets

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

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

U.S. Coast Guard Incident Management Handbook 2014
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U.S. Coast Guard Incident Management Handbook 2014

U.S. Coast Guard Incident Management Handbook 2014

Climate Change in the United States:The Third National Climate Assessment -Full Report (Low Resolution- PDF)
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Climate Change in the United States:The Third National Climate Assessment -Full Report (Low Resolution- PDF)

Climate Change in the United States:The Third National Climate Assessment -Full Report (Low Resolution- PDF)

Highlights of Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment (Low Resolution -PDF eBook)
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Highlights of Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment (Low Resolution -PDF eBook)

Highlights of Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment (Low Resolution -PDF eBook)

Are You Ready?: An In-Depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness
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Are You Ready?: An In-Depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness

Are You Ready?: An In-Depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness

Ash Warriors  (ePub eBook)
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Ash Warriors (ePub eBook)

Ash Warriors (ePub eBook)

Answers to Questions About Substantially Damaged Buildings
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Answers to Questions About Substantially Damaged Buildings

Answers to Questions About Substantially Damaged Buildings

Air National Guard at 60: A History (eBook)
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Air National Guard at 60: A History (eBook)

Air National Guard at 60: A History (eBook)

Hazard Mitigation Field Book: Roadways
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Hazard Mitigation Field Book: Roadways

Hazard Mitigation Field Book: Roadways

Home Builder's Guide to Coastal Construction
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Home Builder's Guide to Coastal Construction

Home Builder's Guide to Coastal Construction

U.S. Geological Survey 2013 Planner
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U.S. Geological Survey 2013 Planner

U.S. Geological Survey 2013 Planner

Situation Desperate: U.S. Army Engineer Disaster Relief Operations Origins to 1950
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Situation Desperate: U.S. Army Engineer Disaster Relief Operations Origins to 1950

Situation Desperate: U.S. Army Engineer Disaster Relief Operations Origins to 1950

Call Sign Dust Off: A History of U.S. Army Aeromedical Evacuation From Conception to Hurricane Katrina
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Call Sign Dust Off: A History of U.S. Army Aeromedical Evacuation From Conception to Hurricane Katrina

Call Sign Dust Off: A History of U.S. Army Aeromedical Evacuation From Conception to Hurricane Katrina

United States Congressional Serial Set, Serial No. 15013, Senate Report No. 322, Hurricane Katrina, Nation Still Unprepared
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United States Congressional Serial Set, Serial No. 15013, Senate Report No. 322, Hurricane Katrina, Nation Still Unprepared

United States Congressional Serial Set, Serial No. 15013, Senate Report No. 322, Hurricane Katrina, Nation Still Unprepared

Science and the Storms: The USGS Response to the Hurricanes of 2005
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Science and the Storms: The USGS Response to the Hurricanes of 2005

Science and the Storms: The USGS Response to the Hurricanes of 2005

Operation Dragon Comeback: Air Education and Training Command's Response to Hurricane Katrina
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Operation Dragon Comeback: Air Education and Training Command's Response to Hurricane Katrina

Operation Dragon Comeback: Air Education and Training Command's Response to Hurricane Katrina

A Failure of Initiative: Supplemental Report and Document Annex, March 16, 2006
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A Failure of Initiative: Supplemental Report and Document Annex, March 16, 2006

A Failure of Initiative: Supplemental Report and Document Annex, March 16, 2006

Federal Response to Hurricane Katrina: Lessons Learned, February 2006
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Federal Response to Hurricane Katrina: Lessons Learned, February 2006

Federal Response to Hurricane Katrina: Lessons Learned, February 2006

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