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Texas Emergency Management Online newsletter TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
  online       2018 Vol. 65 No. 8

The Texas Division of Emergency Management is accepting article submissions for The Texas Emergency Management Online (TEMO) newsletter. If you have an idea for a topic or would like to submit an article, send an email to TDEM.WEB@dps.texas.gov.

null W. Nim Kidd MESSAGE FROM THE CHIEF

The heavy rains that flooded parts of Southeast Texas in late June and then again in early July may have also delivered some brief, and albeit minor relief from the heat during this period, but the threat of wildfire continues to be a clear and present danger, especially as we enter the height of another blistering Texas summer.


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Keeping Schools Safe PREPARING FOR A NEW SCHOOL YEAR: RECOMMENDATIONS FOR SAFETY AND SECURITY

The Texas School Safety Center (TxSSC) is an official university-level research center at Texas State University. The TxSSC is tasked in Chapter 37 of the Texas Education Code and the Governor's Homeland Security Strategic Plan with key school safety initiatives and mandates.


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Texas drought situation DROUGHT SITUATION IN TEXAS

Nearly every part of our country experiences periods of reduced rainfall. If we plan for drought, then we can enjoy the benefits of normal or rainy years and not get caught unprepared in dry years.


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Ham Radio HURRICANE HARVEY AMATEUR (HAM) RADIO RESPONSE IN TEXAS

Amateur radio (also called HAM radio) is a service recognized by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that allows licensed amateur radio operators to communicate across open and free airwaves.


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TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT BRIEFS, TIPS AND LINKS NEWS BRIEFS

TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT BRIEFS, TIPS AND LINKS
Find more information on events and resources for the emergency management community.


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Texas Division of Emergency Management
Texas Department of Public Safety
P.O. Box 4087
Austin, TX 78773
Phone: (512) 424-2138    Fax: (512) 424-2444
www.dps.texas.gov/DEM