Tag Archives: Disasters

Drones, Hurricane Harvey, and other Natural Disasters

While drones have been used to capture breathtaking and heartbreaking images of Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath,  the FAA has issued a warning to drone operators. The FAA has issued reminders that unless drone operators have specific authorization from the … Continue reading

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Natural disasters, sexual harassment focuses of year-end report

Chief Justice John Roberts released his year-end report on the federal judiciary tonight. In 2016, Roberts used the report to pay homage to what he regarded as the unsung hero of the federal judiciary: the federal district judge, whom he … Continue reading

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Disasters Charter: Flood in Colombia

by P.J. Blount with the blog faculty The Disasters Charter has been activated for a Flood in Colombia: Flood in Colombia Type of Event: Floods Location of Event: Colombia Date of Charter Activation: 21 May 2011 Charter Requestor: UNITAR/UNOSAT Project … Continue reading

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Disasters Charter: Flood in Central Midwest, USA

by P.J. Blount with the blog faculty The Disasters Charter has been activated for Flood in Central Midwest, USA: Flood in Central Midwest, USA Type of Event: Flood Location of Event: Midwest, USA Date of Charter Activation: 28/04/2011 Charter Requestor: … Continue reading

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Disasters Charter Activated: Fires in Israel; Flood and Landslide in Venezuela

by Joanne Irene Gabrynowicz with the blog faculty Source: International Charter Space and Major Disasters Forest Fires in Israel Type of Event Fire Location of Event Israel Date of Charter Activation 02/12/2010 Charter Requestor COGIC Project Management CNES Description of … Continue reading

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