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Animals in disaster.

Animals in disaster.

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Published by Federal Emergency Management Agency in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disasters -- United States.,
  • Domestic animals -- United States.,
  • Rescue work -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAnimals in disaster independent study course.
    StatementEmergency Management Institute.
    SeriesIS -- 010., IS (Series) (Washington, D.C.) -- 010.
    ContributionsEmergency Management Institute (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17723141M

    We know too well the human cost of natural disasters. People are displaced, homes are destroyed and communities feel the tremor of death. But amidst the panic and chaos, the plight of animals is ignored. In the wake of the recent flood disaster in Australia's north and the fury of Cyclone Yasi, Sarah Langston looks at the impact animals face when catastrophe strikes. before, during, and after a disaster. The local emergency management plan must include provisions for managing livestock, rescuing pets, or apprehending stray animals. It must also provide shelter for animals, quarantine those that might be diseased, dispose of (diseased or non-diseased) The damage from a hurricane can devastate an entire.

    COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Indian government released a national disaster management plan for animals. Under the plan, rescue and relief of animals will now be an integral part of disaster operations in the country. The plan for the first time ensures that animals will be included in disaster preparations, potentially saving millions of animals’ lives and building the resilience of the communities that depend on them.

    For tips on disaster planning for livestock, horses, birds, reptiles, or small animals such as gerbils and hamsters, please visit The Humane Society of the United States or Top Tips for Keeping Your Pets Safe During a Disaster. SCC Operational Area EOP – Animals in Disaster Annex 8 IV. K EY P LAYERS A. S ANTA C LARA C OUNTY O PERATIONAL A REA As the Operational Area (OA), the Santa Clara County Office of Emergency Services is responsible for coordinating and managing resources in the county during a disaster. It is the primary point of contact for.


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