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Be Prepared- Earthquake
Be Prepared- Fire
Be Prepared- Flood
|6/20/2007||Disaster Preparedness||Are you Ready for the Heat Wave
Are you Ready for the Heat Wave? From the Sacramento Regional Office of Homeland Security
|Bill Snyder's Hurricane Frequencies
Hurricane Frequencies to monitor
|9/23/2007||Ham Radio||Ham-Shack.com : Operating On A United States Repeater Near You!
United States Repeaters
To View Repeater Listings Select A State
You can now map out the Amateur Radio Repeater Directory using Google Maps!
|K5EHX Repeater Mapping
A Repeater mapping project using google maps
|10/12/2007||Weather Information||Emergency Digital Information Service
The Emergency Digital Information Service (EDIS) delivers official information about emergencies and disasters to the public and the news media in California.
SCAN USA was formed to provide the first national alert system, called the Safe Community Alert Network, or SCAN, that allows local law enforcement and public safety agencies to send alerts to the PCs, cell phones and PDAs of their neighborhood and local residents. Integral to SCAN is the exclusive relationship the company has with the California Organization of Police and Sheriffs, or COPS.
Install and run various portable applications from your portable USB device (flash/jump drive, mp3 player, portable hard drive, etc.). You can also install the PortableApps Suite and have access to several useful applications including OpenOffice (like Microsoft Office), Firefox (Web browser), Thunderbird (email), and much, much more. You can also add additional portable applications as you see necessary.
You never know, in the event of a disaster you may be stuck with a PC that has nothing installed.
|10/26/2007||Be Prepared- Fire
UC Cooperative Extension, with special funding from the San Diego County Board of Supervisors, developed a site that creates awareness of wildfire risks and hazards and offers tips on how to reduce them: Lots of links.
|11/3/2007||Callout Equipment||Gear Check List
THE EMCOMM COMPREHENSIVE EQUIPMENT AND PERSONAL GEAR CHECKLIST From emcomm.org
|D-STAR ARES video
A new video on the use of D-STAR by the Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) is available on YouTube.
D-STAR is the new Amateur Radio digital voice and data mode that has generated much interest in recent months.
KE7FTE, N7QQU and W9ERT show us the 'drag and drop' flexibility of the Icom D-STAR System, offering a reliable exchange of large image files, email, word-processing and other files that emergency responders and served agencies