Home Tag "Air Pollution"

EDM Monday Briefing: Maryland Flooding, Austin Shootings, Federal Cybersecurity, Air Quality, Wildfires

Emergency and disaster management briefing for August 1, 2016: Two people die in extensive flooding in Maryland, a shooting incident in Austin, TX leaves one dead and four more injured, the White House lays out large-scale cybersecurity policy, poor air quality contributes to millions of deaths, and wildfires cause destruction in the West.

EDM Monday Briefing: Milwaukee Riots, Maryland Explosion, Louisiana Storms

EDM Friday Briefing: EgyptAir Flight 804, Hudson River Rail Tunnels, Refugees, India Heat Wave, Urban Air Pollution

Egyptian forces announce that they located the wreckage from EgyptAir Flight 804, aging rail tunnels under the Hudson River are in desperate need of replacement, global survey respondents overwhelmingly accept refugees, India sets a new national heat record, and the WHO cites worsening air pollution in urban areas across the globe.

EDM Week in Review May 23, 2016