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Essay

Weather

Hurricane Hugo the Hurricane Season in the

Words: 1208
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Hurricane Hugo The hurricane season in the Atlantic Ocean begins runs from June to November, with the majority of activity coming in the middle of that season. Hurricanes typically…

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Research Paper

Weather

Hurricane Sandy Issues and Arguments

Words: 1321
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

So that is one step we can take. Here is a different one. Nowadays we regularly file environmental impact statements showing the insinuation for the environment of this or…

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Professional Writing

Weather

Hurricane Sandy Communication by FHA

Words: 867
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Professional Writing

The linear model of communication contains the following components: Who? Says What? To Whom? What Effect? In What Context? This model could have been applied not only between the…

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Essay

Weather

Hurricanes and Global Warming the

Words: 681
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

It is well-known that tropical cyclones form over warm water and it is the heat in the water from which they get their energy. Therefore it is reasonable to…

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Essay

Mythology

Hurricane Sandy Emergency Preparedness Relief

Words: 684
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

disaster? The most important way to prepare for disasters like these is by stockpiling resources and developing adequate resource funding and distribution channels. As Bucci, et al. (2012) point…

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Essay

Disease

Hurricane Maria Impact on Puerto Rico

Words: 2428
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Essay

Introduction Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico in September 2017, just two weeks of Hurricane Irma had passed through. The Category 5 Maria was bad enough—but the fact that…

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Essay

Mythology

Hurricane Sandy Emergency Preparedness

Words: 678
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Unlike earthquakes, hurricanes offer a small window for immediate, acute emergency preparedness that can help members of the public at least get their families to safety. Hurricane Sandy was…

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Research Proposal

Business

Hurricanes That Wracked Florida During

Words: 604
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

Probably the largest bias is the confirmation bias, where decision makers tend to focus on information that supports their opinion. By failing to be prepared for the hurricanes and…

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Term Paper

Weather

Analysis Hurricane Sandy and Katrina

Words: 3679
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Sandy Tropical cyclones can badly destroy settlements and structures along the coast. ecent destructive tropical cyclones such as the 2005 Katrina and the Sandy which…

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Term Paper

Weather

Geography Hurricanes

Words: 356
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Hurricanes & Typhoons Hurricanes and Typhoons Hurricanes and typhoons both fall under the classification "tropical cyclone," which is the generic term for what the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration…

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Essay

Weather

Disaster Event Hurricane Sandy Hurricane Sandy Was

Words: 971
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Disaster Event Hurricane Sandy Hurricane Sandy was a tropical cyclone that swept the entire Caribbean world across the Coastal towns of America in October 2012. This storm led to…

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Research Paper

Weather

Hurricane Andrew

Words: 1610
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Hurricane Andrew is a storm that originated from a tropical wave over the central Atlantic in 1992. It first started as a low-pressure system off the coast of Africa…

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Term Paper

Weather

Hurricane Andrew in May of

Words: 1998
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Although it had lost some pop, Andrew was still a Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale Category 3 hurricane on the second go around. but, the first round was enough to know…

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Term Paper

Weather

Hurricane Preparedness XYZ Hamburger Havens Since Our

Words: 656
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Hurricane Preparedness XYZ Hamburger Havens ince our restaurants are situated along the East Coast, every year some or our franchises run the risk of being in the path of…

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Case Study

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Hurricane Aftermath

Words: 1379
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Case Study

Hurricane Aftermath, Returning to a workplace Disasters are itself destruction to humanity for long time and recovering from that disaster is a challenge which has to be achieved with…

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Essay

Government

Hurricane Harvey and Emergency Management

Words: 548
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Essay

Hurricane Harvey: Emergency Management Billed as being one of the most costly tropical cyclones in recent times, Hurricane Harvey, according to the National Hurricane Center (2018) caused damage worth…

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Research Proposal

Weather

Hurricane Andrew the Impact Hurricane

Words: 1344
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

Despite there being a "Federal Response Plan" in place, the bureaucratic machinery took a long time to activate. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), which was supposed to implement…

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Term Paper

Weather

Hurricane Grace and Hurricane Floyd

Words: 1102
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

hurricanes Floyd and Grace both brought devastating damage, Floyd's impact came largely from the Floyd itself, while Grace's impact came from the combination with two other weather systems. By…

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Case Study

Energy

Hurricane Aftermath Returning to Work

Words: 1847
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Case Study

Industrial Hygiene Being that it is an operation that is being conducted in an industrial area, and in an industry that dealt with compressed gas, it is critical that…

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Hurricane Harvey Essay

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Length: Pages
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On August 25, 2017, Hurricane Harvey made landfall on the coast of Texas.  While it was predicted to hit the United States as less destructive tropical storm or Cat 1…

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5 Pages
Case Study

Government

Hurricane Katrina Disaster Response and Recovery

Words: 1376
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Case Study

Implementing Emergency Services Hurricane Katrina: Disaster Response and Recovery Disaster response Framework Disasters always put the emergency response team to the test, and the public members are keen to…

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12 Pages
Term Paper

Weather

Post-Hurricane Criminal Justice Katrina Post-Hurricane

Words: 3289
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

" The lawsuit states that the "defendants knowing paid out far less than policy holders deserved to repair flooded homes and property [Officials throughout NFIP] deliberately and fraudulently used…

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Term Paper

Weather

Disaster Recovery Centers Hurricane Ready

Words: 2778
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

("About FEMA," 2007) The method followed by FEMA is to lead the country in cases of a disaster, in a risk-based comprehensive emergency management system that would have as…

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Term Paper

Weather

Sociology and Hurricane Katrina the

Words: 1078
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Some never will be, due to the damage and loss sustained after the hurricane and floods. The society is New Orleans is still suffering because they have lost the…

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Essay

Health

Response to Hurricanes for Hospitals

Words: 1572
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

US Disaster Preparation and Lack of with Regards to the Hurricanes and US Administration Introduction The health policy relating to U.S. disaster preparation or lack thereof with respect to…

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Essay

Corrections/Police  (general)

GEOINT Role in responding to Hurricane Katrina

Words: 2619
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

GEOINT Role in Responding to Hurricane Katrina The American federal government's response operation in the aftermath of the 2005 disaster, Hurricane Katrina, establishes a crucial military necessity of improving…

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Essay

Mythology

Steps to Prepare for a Hurricane in Florida

Words: 693
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Emergency Plan for Jacksonville, Florida During Hurricane Season First and foremost, when preparing for a hurricane, it is essential that a community have an effective communications plan for before,…

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Term Paper

Weather

Encyclopedia Hurricane Katrina Is Estimated

Words: 644
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

This also seemed to follow a pattern set by the 911 disaster (prior warning signs were ignored by governing officials then as well). The article brings to the reader's…

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Essay

Weather

Disaster Planning Hurricane Floyd Evacuation in Florida

Words: 663
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Hurricane Floyd was deemed to be a Category 4 storm with 145 mph winds. It was also seen to be bigger than the hurricane Andrew, which had struck south…

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Term Paper

Terrorism

DHS and Hurricane Katrina

Words: 2452
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

HLS-355: CRITICAL THINKING FOR HOMELAND SECURITY Final Project The fight against Hurricane Katrina in a political environment set on fighting terrorism Improving security can be a particularly challenging mission…

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Cause and Effect Essay Example Climate Change & Hurricanes

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Length: 11 Pages
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Writing doesnt have to be a chore. To prove it, heres a cause and effect essay example that gets down and dirty with a semi-controversial issue that polarizes a…

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Essay

Government

FEMA and Hurricane Katrina

Words: 1869
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Katrina The problem with the response to Hurricane Katrina was not that a National Response Plan (NPR) was not in place or that a National Incident Management System (NIMS)…

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Essay

Transportation

Hospitals Hurricanes and Other Disasters

Words: 661
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

catastrophic events can impact hospital risk financing, the purchasing of new physical property and insurance. Catastrophes can range from terrorist acts like 9/11 to natural disasters like Hurricane Katrina…

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Essay

Mythology

Worker Safety During Hurricane Relief

Words: 626
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

responder hazards for a hurricane in Jacksonville, Florida include mold and fungi due to flooding, exposure to asbestos and other dangerous substances from damaged buildings, bacteria and infectious organisms…

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Essay

Communication - Journalism

Photograph Hurricane Katrina 2005

Words: 1541
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

questiaschool.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=5019431816 Garrett, Brandon L., and Tania Tetlow. "Criminal Justice Collapse: The Constitution after Hurricane Katrina." Duke Law Journal 56.1 (2006): 127+. Questia. 1 Mar. 2009 http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=5019431816. Images of Hurricane…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Family and Marriage

Income Gap Hurricane Katrina Stuck

Words: 1621
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

For instance we can take the examples of African-Americans, the events and issues show that some ethnic groups had to struggle hard to stay ahead in the social fabric…

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Thesis

Mythology - Religion

Mardi Gras Before Hurricane Katrina

Words: 353
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Thesis

the nineteenth century saw the Mardi Gras celebration banned, but when it were restored in New Orleans in the 1820s it was a great equalizing force, allowing African-Americans --…

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Research Paper

Weather

Example of a Destructive Tornado or Hurricane

Words: 907
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Joplin Tornado The author of this report has been asked to focus on a single hurricane or tornado and how it impact human and societal life. Being that it…

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Essay

Weather

Incident Commander Responses

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Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Hurricane esponse Issues The purpose of this essay is to highlight and describe the various details that are inherent within a disaster. This essay will focus on a recent…

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Dissertation

Business

The Weather in Space

Words: 1151
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Dissertation

Hurricanes and NASA Problems Finding the Distance to Stars Using the Parallax Angle Given the above equation and information provided, about how far away is HT Cas? 133 parsecs…

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Essay

Health - Nursing

Analysis of Asbestos Exposure

Words: 651
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Hurricanes are frequent in certain parts of the United States like Florida. The most prevalent toxin that can wreak havoc after a hurricane is asbestos. "Asbestos is a naturally-occurring…

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Research Paper

Weather

Planning Efforts to Reduce Future Disaster Impacts

Words: 1334
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

SAFETY Hurricane Katrina and the Plan Efforts to educe elated Disaster Impacts in Future Hurricane Katrina The hurricane Katrina is one of the deadliest hurricanes to occur in the…

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5 Pages
A-Level Coursework

Communication

Strategic Communication Leading Through Strategic

Words: 1278
Length: 5 Pages
Type: A-Level Coursework

" (Chennameni, 2006) it is reported that this "incessant interaction and conversion in turn results in joint creation of knowledge by individuals and organizations." (Chennameni, 2006) Organizations are reported…

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Term Paper

Criminal Justice

Ruben Carter

Words: 1436
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter has become a symbol, both negative and positive, for American's judicial system. Rubin carter's case has had a profound impact on accused and convicted criminals today.…

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Essay

Weather

Lessons Learned From Katrina

Words: 1006
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Hurricane Andrew and Katrina, hurricanes are never a good thing and are always a logistical nightmare. However, those two hurricanes stand out among many others as the death and…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Urban Studies

Financial Concepts Used to Execute

Words: 3131
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

As per IC Sec. 1033(h), the tax rules for the replacement of those properties destroyed or converted in such cases are eased and the overall replacement period extended as…

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Literature Review

Business - Management

Organizational Accountability in Emergency Management

Words: 8646
Length: 30 Pages
Type: Literature Review

Function #1: Mitigation At this stage, gradual and long-term steps are taken to ensure that disasters do not occur, or that, when they do, they cause minimal damage. Actions…

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Case Study

Weather

Case Study Emergency Management

Words: 3299
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Case Study

Emergency Management: Hurricane Katrina and Lessons Learned In late August, 2005, Hurricane Katrina became the 11th named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season and was its most deadly and…

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Research Paper

Weather

Compare and Contrast Psychological Impact of Katrina and Lusitania

Words: 2352
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

psychological impact of Katrina & Lusitania Hurricane Katrina which took place in the year 2005 is said to be one of the worst storm disaster that took place in…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Weather

Planning Efforts to Reduce Future Disaster Impacts

Words: 1397
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Planning Efforts to educe Future Disaster Impacts This paper looks at options for programs to be put in place before to a disaster to avoid major and often poorly-managed…

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4 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Psychology in the Year 2005 United States

Words: 1275
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Psychology In the year 2005, United States experience one of the biggest, deadliest and costly hurricanes of that period. The hurricane was named Hurricane Katrina; it cost loss of…

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3 Pages
Essay

Weather

Local Team Response Communication Hitches

Words: 1340
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

There were incidences of the army having supplies but no requests came in for the supplies from FEMA which was supposed to be initiating that. The lack of the…

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3 Pages
Essay

Terrorism

Sar Teams That Responded to

Words: 1135
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Personal freedoms and choice to say is all well and good, but forced evacuations should have been done and the parking lots full of empty buses prove that this…

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1 Pages
Term Paper

Transportation - Environmental Issues

Estuary Save the Estuaries --

Words: 434
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

It is always necessary to minimize flooding from storm waters and protect the coastland from devastating storm surges and help clean pollutants from runoff, and "wetlands in our bays…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Children

Duty to Rescue' in U S

Words: 1592
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Here, criminal law is of course preemptive in all jurisdictions, yet enforcement is restricted to agencies dedicated to law enforcement investigation and apprehension of individuals. In spite of billions…

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3 Pages
Essay

Disease

Response Team Problems

Words: 799
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Cholera The following is a response to a major disaster in the Asian coastal country of Bangladesh. A major and destructive typhoon has recently hit the country and there…

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9 Pages
Essay

Public Administration

Disaster Recovery Toms River After Sandy

Words: 2538
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Essay

Toms iver Township is a hub of the Jersey Shore. On October 29, 2012, "superstorm" Sandy hit the area, leaving widespread damage to property and infrastructure. A month after…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Weather

Emergency Occurring Is Inevitable Although

Words: 2130
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

In February of 2006 changes to the structure of FEMA were proposed. According to an article found in the Washington Post, the proposed changes would create a fulltime response…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Weather

Katrina Communications Failures in Public

Words: 1056
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

It has also been noted that the communication plans and protocols that were in place had not been properly communicated to all necessary parties, such that even the preparations…

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Article

Business - Management

Inter-Agency Collaboration to Facilitate Cross-Departmental

Words: 4891
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Article

S. history such as Hurricane Andrew and the Northridge earthquake. Post-9/11 infrastructure protection investments have focused on increasing the security of infrastructure, not in increasing its resilience." (p. 258)…

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