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|4/25/2008||General Information||Wireless Amber Alerts
What is the Wireless AMBER Alerts Initiative?
The national Wireless AMBER Alerts Initiative is a voluntary partnership between the wireless industry, the United States Department of Justice, and the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC), to distribute AMBER Alerts to wireless subscribers who opt in to receive the messages and are able to receive text messages on their wireless devices.
|Yolo County Office of Emergency Services
The Yolo County Office of Emergency Services (OES), a division of the County Administrative Office, is the emergency management agency for Yolo County, and as such is the lead agency that fulfills the county's requirements under the Emergency Services Act (Government Code Section 8550 et. seq.). This office works with partners in the emergency management programs of the Cities of Davis, West Sacramento, Winters, and Woodland as well as the University of California at Davis and the Rumsey Rancheria. OES also works with the various special districts, authorities, and joint powers authorities within the boundaries of Yolo County.
|6/10/2008||Ham Radio||ARES Boom Box - Featured in QST, AUGUST 2000
A portable communications center featuring a VHF/UHF, 50/35 watt transceiver.
|6/11/2008||Ham Radio||ARRL - Ham Radio in the 21st Century
ARRL's Ham Radio Blog Site.
|Welcome to The World of Ham Radio
Ham radio provides the broadest and most powerful wireless communications capability available to any private citizen anywhere in the world.
The ARRL is the national association for Amateur Radio in the USA. You too can become a member and communicate across the country, around the globe, or even with astronauts in space. To learn more, follow this link to ARRL as well as the three links at the bottom of the page.
|JNOS, Amateur Radio and mobile IP email/BBS
JNOS is one of the derivations of a PC program for amateur radio known as NOS. NOS was designed to be a BBS (Bulletin Board System), running on your PC as a regular MS-DOS program, that could allow you and others to use and provide email and other services based on IP (Internet Protocol).
|7/23/2008||Weather Information||National Weather Service - National Hurricane Center
The National Hurricane Center (NHC) is a component of the National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP) located at Florida International University in Miami, Florida. The NHC mission is to save lives, mitigate property loss, and improve economic efficiency by issuing the best watches, warnings, forecasts and analyses of hazardous tropical weather, and by increasing understanding of these hazards. The NHC vision is to be America's calm, clear and trusted voice in the eye of the storm and, with its partners, enable communities to be safe from tropical weather threats.
|Cheaper Than Dirt - Camping and Survival Gear
Known mainly for their weapon accessories, Cheaper Than Dirt also has various camping and survival gear at great prices. Please check them out as some of their items would be a perfect addition to your Go Kits.
Ultimate Survival Deluxe Tool Kit Watertight Hard Case with SaberCut Saw and BlastMatch
Mountain House®, the #1 brand of backpacking foods has been the choice of backpackers, hikers, campers, and other outdoor enthusiasts for over 30 years. When it comes to long-term storage and recreational activities like camping, hiking, backpacking and hunting, Mountain House® is the #1 choice. That's because Mountain House® has been recognized as the best tasting freeze dried meals. Mountain House®, is convenient, easy to prepare and has a long shelf life.
|Sacramento Region Citizens Corp Council
The mission of Citizen Corps is to harness the power of every individual through education, training, and volunteer service to make communities safer, stronger, and better prepared to respond to the threats of terrorism, crime, public health issues, and disasters of all kinds.