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Ready NC

Ready NC is the North Carolina Emergency Management's website to help you prevent, prepare, respond and recover from disasters.  

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Ready NC

Ready NC is the North Carolina Emergency Management's website to help you prevent, prepare, respond and recover from disasters.  

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Guide to Preparing
for Emergencies

This PDF file is a complete handbook to help prepare for an Emergency. This handbook organizes many of the factsheets found on this website in a handbook for easy use.

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Extension Disaster Education Network

The Extension
Disaster Education Network (EDEN)

The Extension Disaster Education Network (EDEN) links Extension educators from across the U.S. and various disciplines, enabling them to use and share resources to reduce the impact of disasters.

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Seven Reasons to be Prepared for Disaster

Do you think a disaster won’t happen to you? Or, do you think it might, but there’s nothing you can do? This article is for you and anyone else needing a reason to be …

– from the   EDENotes blog

Meet a Delegate Monday: Mike Yoder

Michelle Bufkin, AU Agriculture Communications Student/EDEN Community of Practice Social Media Assistant, recently interviewed EDEN Delegate Dr. Mike Yoder (North Carolina). Mike assumes EDEN Chair duties at the conclusion of the 2014 EDEN meeting. …

– from the   EDENotes blog
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Stay Safe in the Wake of Arthur

As hurricane Arthur is making its way out of North Carolina, make sure that you and your family stays safe in the wake of the storm.  Avoid flooded areas until the waters recede.  MORE »

Now is the Time to Prepare for Arthur popular

Tropical Storm Arthur, the first named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, formed this morning off of the Florida coast.  The storm is predicted to move toward North Carolina over the next 48 MORE »

4 things to do during a hurricane

Post by Michelle Bufkin, AU Agriculture Communications Student/EDEN Community of Practice Social Media Assistant Last week we discussed what to do to prepare, before a hurricane forms. This week we will discuss what …

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2014 Hurricane Preparedness Week

2014 National Hurricane Preparedness Week

National Hurricane Preparedness Week runs May 25 – May 31 this year.  The theme is Be Prepared, Get a Plan!, Know your Evacuation Zone.  National Hurricane Preparedness week is held each year at MORE »

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Tornadoes in North Carolina

The tornado season is March through August in North Carolina, although tornadoes can occur at any time of year.   Although North Carolina has fewer tornadoes than the Midwest, we still face an MORE »

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