Monthly Archives: July 2021

Increased human intervention leading to spike in natural disasters, say experts on Kishtwar cloudburst

The cloudburst in Kishtwar on July 28 was so far from Jammu and Kashmir’s worst natural disaster though not the first one to strike. At least 11 adverse weather events such as cloudbursts and flash floods have struck Jammu and Kashmir this year, five of them in July alone. As many as seven people died […]

Combined system for weather alert, air quality | Delhi News

New Delhi: India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday launched an integrated ‘Early Warning System’ for Delhi-NCR, which will give both weather and air quality-related observations and warnings. A new portal will allow better utilisation of weather-related data and better forecasting. The early warning system webpage will also have real-time weather updates such as temperature, relative […]

Fortnite Season 7, Week 4 Challenge Guide: How To Collect Doomsday Preppers Guide

Fortnite season 7, week 4 is underway, with a brand-new list of challenges for you to complete (and lots of XP to earn in the process). This new set of challenges is similar to last week’s — wherein almost all of them require you to visit specific, unmarked locations around the map. While these challenges […]

Wellness: Be Prepared – Not scared: Emergency preparedness takes on new meaning in Tillamook County after 2020’s Pike Road Fire | Community

Tillamook County is known for its emergency preparedness – for storms, winds and floods. Last year’s wildfire in Bay City was a different kind of emergency. With the early onset of wildfire season in 2021, the Tillamook County board of commissioners gathered local fire departments, state forestry, and county agencies to review the Pike Road […]

ISRO’s new satellite set to avert natural disasters; save lives by year-end

In a written statement in Rajya Sabha, MoS Science & Tech Dr. Jitendra Singh announced on Thursday that by the third quarter of 2021-22, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch EOS-3, a geo-imaging satellite, capable of near-real-time monitoring of natural disasters like floods and cyclones. About the EOS-3 satellite: The EOS-3 satellite is […]

Ashland Chamber launches emergency preparedness tool kit for businesses – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

Andy Atkinson / Mail TribuneThe September 2020 Almeda fire damaged and destroyed 200 Rogue Valley businesses. Online tool kit offers tips, advice The Ashland Chamber of Commerce has launched an online tool kit to help businesses, workers and customers be more prepared for emergencies and able to bounce back after disaster. The COVID-19 pandemic and […]

After natural disasters, priest builds new town on narco land

MISSION SAN FRANCISCO DE ASIS, Honduras —  First came Hurricane Eta. Then, Hurricane Iota, unleashing rains of biblical proportions on the hillside community of La Reina. As Iota hammered La Reina for four days, residents kept watch on the mountain above their 300 homes for signs that they should flee. Some left quickly when the downpour […]
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