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Hurricane Awareness - Report of the 1975 Hurricane Awareness Program
(Insurance Information Institute, 1975-12-16)
This is the final report of the 1975 hurricane awareness program. The purpose of the 1975 Hurricane Awareness Program [is] to reach as many residents and property owners in Texas Coastal area with an effective message about ...
Storms, People and Property in Coastal North Carolina
(UNC Sea Grant, 1978-08)
The purpose of this publication is to inform the reader of the nature and frequency of storms on North Carolina's coast and the dangers associated with them. The preservation of life and the safety of coastal dwellers are ...
AWRS - Airborne Weather Reconnaissance System for the United States Air Force and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
(KAMAN Aerospace Corporation, 1970)
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Homeport Story: An Imaginary City Gets Ready for a Hurricane
(United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 1971)
The Homeport Story is a minor work of fiction about a major, real problem in Atlantic and Gulf coastal communities - hurricane preparedness. Homeport was invented a few years ago by the National Weather Service of the ...
How to Build Storm Resistant Structures
(Southern Forest Products Association, 1970)
Homes and buildings which best withstand hurricane winds and tides generally fall into threes categories:-1) High ground locations, 2) Elevated pole-frame systems, 3) Secure achorage and fastenings from foundation to roof ...
Increasing Weather Awareness - Hurricanes
(State University of New York, State University College, National School Weather Project, 1978-12)
The assessment determined there were 18.5 million public school students enrolled in some 31,000 schools in the coastal states extending from Texas to Maine during the 1976-77 school year. In spite of the vulnerability of ...