Arkansas Hazard Planning Webinar

APA Arkansas Chapter

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Thursday, March 30, 2017
1 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. CDT

CM | 1.75

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Overview

This webinar will introduce the idea for how emergency managers (EMs) and planners can collaborate as well as increase awareness of hazard mitigation planning and disaster resilience in Arkansas. Discussion topics include: climate data resources; planners and EMs working together during storm events; planning for and managing the risk of wildland fires; and why it’s important for planners and EMs to work together more frequently.  

Speakers

Leah Kos

Leah Kos is the SCIPP Climate Assessment Specialist on the University of Oklahoma campus. She holds a Masters of Science in Climate and Society from North Carolina State University, where she focused on bridging the gap between climate science and stakeholders, especially when aiding in planning and policy decision-making processes ... Read More

Rachel Riley

Rachel Riley is the SCIPP Associate Program Manager at the University of Oklahoma. Ms. Riley's primary role at SCIPP is to conduct interviews and surveys, lead focus groups, and organizing workshops and meetings with the goal of understanding the contexts in which climate information is relevant to decision makers ... Read More

Contact Info

James Walden, jpwalden@garverusa.com