I learned a lot about hurricane survival when I lived through three hurricanes in a short two-month period. Some of what I gleaned I was able to use almost immediately as the trio of storms swept over Florida. Since it was written in a diary format, some conclusions in the first part have changed by the time you get to the end. Be sure to read all three parts of this article about hurricane survival and lessons learned.
In the aftermath of a major flooding event, the realities that follow can be eye-opening. From the physical damage to the emotional toll, the effects of flooding are far-reaching and can have a lasting impact on individuals and communities alike. In this article, we explore ten key realities that are often experienced after a major flooding event.
Newcomers to hurricane territory may not know what things make hurricane different from other disasters. Here’s how newbies can make basic hurricane preparations in short order, including shopping lists. Even well-seasoned folks may find something to help them better prepare for the next one. And there WILL be a next one.