Emergency Alert System  EAS  and All Hazard Warnings

Emergency Alert System EAS and All Hazard Warnings


  • Author : Linda K. Moore
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release Date : 2011-04
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781437919196


Emergency Alert System EAS and All Hazard Warnings Book Description :

The Emergency Alert System (EAS) is built on a structure conceived in the 1950¿s when over-the-air broadcasting was the best-available technol. for widely disseminating emergency alerts. It is one of several federally managed warning systems. The NOAA/NWS weather radio system has been upgraded to an all-hazard warning capability. The Dept. of Homeland Security is implementing a program that will disseminate nat. alert messages over digital broadcast airwaves, using satellite and public TV broadcast towers. This program is called the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS). Contents of this report: EAS Admin.; NOAA Weather Radio; All-Hazard Warning Tech.; Public Alert Warning System: The WARN Act. A print on demand report....

Drought and Heat Wave Alert

Drought and Heat Wave Alert


  • Author : Paul Challen
  • Publisher : Crabtree Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
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  • ISBN 10 : 0778715787


Drought and Heat Wave Alert Book Description :

Features the science behind these destructive natural disasters and tells how societies around the world cope with disruptions to the water cycle and the effects of high temperatures on the human body....

Culturally Alert Counseling

Culturally Alert Counseling


  • Author : Garrett McAuliffe
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781412910064


Culturally Alert Counseling Book Description :

"The Second Edition of Culturally Alert Counseling is a thorough update to the first comprehensive guide to culturally alert counseling, complete with a companion demonstration DVD. Co-author and editor Garrett J. McAuliffe expands the traditional "definition" of multicultural counseling from the usual two categories of race and ethnicity to seven groupings: race, ethnicity, gender, religion/spirituality, disability, class, and sexual orientation. With case vignettes and interactive activities, students will be informed, moved, and changed by the encounters with culture that lie in these pages. The book and companion DVD encourage readers to examine the complex nature of culture and how it impacts all stages of the counseling process."--Publisher's w...

Choosing and Using a News Alert Service

Choosing and Using a News Alert Service


  • Author : Robert Berkman
  • Publisher : Information Today, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1573872245


Choosing and Using a News Alert Service Book Description :

There are dozens of competing firms that offer an e-mail-based news alert service. But how to know which one is best? This comprehensive new guide explains how these tools work and then identifies, compares, and evaluates more than two dozen free, inexpensive, and fee-based alert services. It not only helps you pick the right one, but also advises how to get the most out of the news alert once you begin the service. A detailed appendix also compares specific news source coverage for the major news alert vendors....

Crush Alert
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Crush Alert


  • Author : Annie Bryant
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2008-12-16
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781439153277


Crush Alert Book Description :

Meet the Beacon Street Girls...They're real, they're fun - they're just like you! Love is in the air at Abigail Adams Junior High. There's a big dance coming up, and the BSG are having fun thinking up dream dates. But as the day of the dance approaches, things start to get complicated. Why is Dillon paying more attention to Avery than Maeve? And why is Nick spending so much time with Chelsea, when everyone knows he and Charlotte are made for each other? Who will the BSG share the last dance with?...

Wildfire Alert

Wildfire Alert


  • Author : Lynn Peppas
  • Publisher : Crabtree Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0778715744


Wildfire Alert Book Description :

Features a look at the life of fires, both in the wild and in cities, and how they are battled, contained, and extinguished; the elements needed to create fire; famous fires; fire fighters such as Hot Shots and Smokejumpers; and the deadly effects of smoke inhalation. Simultaneous....

Alert America

Alert America


  • Author : Michael Scheibach
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2019-03-20
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781476678047


Alert America Book Description :

To address the threat of an atomic-armed Soviet Union during the early days of the Cold War, President Harry Truman approved the Alert America exhibit as the most effective way to convey the destructive power of the atomic bomb and to encourage participation in civil defense. Following its debut in the nation’s capital in January 1952, Alert America, promoted as “The Show That May Save Your Life,” traveled in three separate convoys to more than eighty cities considered most likely to be bombed, and garnered unprecedented support from elected and civic officials, the media, the military, private industry, and myriad organizations. This is the first book to examine the scope and impact of Alert America, which has been largely overlooked by histor...

Terrorism Alert

Terrorism Alert


  • Author : Lynn Peppas
  • Publisher : Crabtree Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 077871585X


Terrorism Alert Book Description :

Introduces terrorism, explaining what it is and describing its history in different countries, the weapons terrorists use, and the relationship of terrorists with governments....

Alert

Alert


  • Author : Pauline Quenneville
  • Publisher : Trafford Publishing
  • Release Date : 2009-09-17
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781426989315


Alert Book Description :

Following the disaster of her failed common-law marriage to Justin, Monica must now adapt to her unwanted single life. The pain in her heart is so great that everyday living is a challenge. At work, men are a constant problem which she must learn to cope with diplomatically in order to advance. With the help of her assistant and devoted friend, Edith, she learns how to excel at her job. Although she finds men useful in her quest to achieve as much success as possible at work, she believes that she can live without them, or so she thinks! To keep herself from getting hurt by another man ever again, she makes up rules that she uses as a guide to keep from falling into bad relationships. Will these rules still work for her when changes to her family lif...

Alert

Alert


  • Author :
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1986
  • Genre: El Salvador
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105013763607


Alert Book Description :

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