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DNREC to offer rain barrels for purchase on May 14 in Newark

DNREC News - Mon, 05/12/2014 - 10:05
DOVER (May 12, 2014) – The Nonpoint Source Program in DNREC’s Division of Watershed Stewardship will hold its last rain barrel sale date this year for Delaware residents from 3 to 6 p.m. or until sold out, Wednesday, May 14 at the New Castle Conservation District office Maintenance Yard, 2430 Old County Road, Newark.

State/FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers Open in Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties

FEMA Press Releases - Sun, 05/11/2014 - 10:26

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida survivors affected by the recent series of storms, tornadoes and flooding can now visit disaster recovery centers in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties if they have questions about disaster assistance.

The disaster recovery centers will be open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and on Sundays, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Center locations are:

Escambia County

Brownsville Community Center

2100 W. DeSoto St.

Pensacola, FL 32505


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FEMA Specialists Reach Out to Survivors in Florida Panhandle Communities

FEMA Press Releases - Sat, 05/10/2014 - 17:19

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.  – Specialists with the Federal Emergency Management Agency are reaching out to survivors in Florida’s hardest hit Panhandle communities to help individuals register for assistance. Survivors may meet a specialist in their neighborhood or speak to one on the phone.

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As Recovery Centers Transition, Help Continues

FEMA Press Releases - Fri, 05/09/2014 - 20:08

EVERETT, Wash. – Starting Monday, May 12, local, state and federal representatives will continue to meet individually with SR530 Slide survivors at the Snohomish County Family Resource Center in Darrington.

At the center, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will operate a Disaster Loan Outreach Center (DLOC). SBA representatives will continue to answer questions, explain the application process, help homeowners, renters and owners of businesses of all sizes apply for low-interest disaster loans.  


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"National Climate Change Viewer" Enables Focus on Future Climate-Driven Changes for U.S. Watersheds at Local Levels

USGS Newsroom - Thu, 05/08/2014 - 15:36
Summary: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell today unveiled the National Climate Change Viewer, a climate-visualization website tool from the Interior Department’s U.S. Geological Survey.  Provides local and watershed-level maps and summaries of climate projections

Contact Information:

Andrea Newman ( Phone: 7036484475 );

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell today unveiled