Natural Disasters


Bills-payment moratorium for typhoon victims
Manila Standard Today
A lawmaker is seeking the grant of a moratorium on payment of utility bills to victims of natural disasters to help them recover from their losses. Every Filipino family becomes vulnerable to countless problems brought about by typhoons and/or other natural ...



Fireproof safes, electronic copies, safe deposit boxes help preserve documents ...
LubbockOnline.com
Copies of birth records, church records, family photos and information about his family tree are tucked away in safe locations with his kids, said Wallace, a coordinator for this year's disaster preparation awareness day. ‚ÄúThat way if something happens and we ...

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Program to help keep disaster victims in Flagler County
News 13 Orlando
When a natural disaster strikes, it can affect an area in many different ways. People have been evacuated from their cities and never returned. But a new program in Flagler County is aimed at getting victims back on their feet without having to move too far from ...

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Win One of Two $10k Prizes in the Esri Global Disaster Resistance App Challenge
App Developer Magazine
Esri is hosting the Global Disaster Resistance App Challenge, which was created to show how mobile technology can impact the design of programs for the sustainable use of energy and natural resources as well as mitigate the impact of natural disasters.



Natural Disasters? Not in Wyoming.
KGWN
CHEYENNE, Wyo,-- Earthquakes, mudslides, floods. Natural disasters claim between 10,000 and 300,000 lives around the world, each year. According to USA Today, Wyoming is one of the safest places in the nation when it comes to natural disasters. A map ...



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SAVE program offers help to disaster victims
KRCRTV.COM
Humboldt Bay Fire is teaming up with the CAL FIRE to offer help to fire and natural disaster victims as they recover. The program is called "Supplying Aid to Victims of Emergency," also known as SAVE. Humboldt Bay Fire said fire victims are often in a state of ...



The Korea Times US

Daum Kakao-Seoul offer real-time natural disaster updates
The Korea Times US
Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon, right, smiles with Daum Kakao CEO Lee Sirgoo after the KakaoTalk operator agreed with the Seoul Metropolitan Government, Friday, to offer citizens real-time information on natural disasters via the messaging application.

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5280 | The Denver Magazine

New Site Hopes to Reunite Lost Pets with Owners
5280 | The Denver Magazine
During a natural disaster there's a lot to take into account: What to pack, where to go, and, of course, how to keep your family safe. For many, that family includes pets, which can often be displaced when catastrophes strike. A team of doctoral researchers at ...



Blanco County Included in Disaster Declaration
Blanco County News
The designation has paved the way for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to issue a primary natural disaster declaration due to the damages and losses incurred in the past year by producers. Farmers and ranchers in these counties may qualify for ...

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Rajnath chairs HLC meeting for assistance to states affected by natural disasters
New Kerala
Rajnath chairs HLC meeting for assistance to states affected by natural disasters. New Delhi, Jan 30. IBNS. 12 hours ago. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh chaired a meeting here on Friday of the High Level Committee (HLC) for Central Assistance to ...

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