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EDM Digest Wednesday Briefing: Typhoon Meranti, Zika, Bees, Earthquake in Colombia, Wildfire in Greece

Emergency and disaster management briefing for September 14, 2016: Super Typhoon Meranti is now the largest storm of the year, free Zika testing is being offered in Miami Beach, Zika appears in Singapore, aerial spraying of insecticides is being blamed for the death of millions of honey bees, a study links neonicotinoid insecticides to bee colony die-offs, a 5.9-magnitude earthquake hits the city of Medellin, Colombia, and Greece declares a state of emergency on Thassos Island due to a massive wildfire.

EDM Friday Briefing: Two Critically Injured in Plane Crash in Unalaska