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Emergency Evacuation Report Card (2006): 25 Urban Areas Could Face Greater Challenges Than New Orleans Experienced After Hurricane Katrina
Barry Leonard (ed)
An attempt to assess the evacuation capacity & challenges of the 37 largest urban areas (UA) -- those with more than one million population. Evacuation planning is new to U.S. UA &, as a result, evacuation capacity can be expected to fall short of optimal levels. An “evaluation index” grades UA by reviewing internal traffic flow, the capacity of major highway exit routes, & automobile accessibility. This report compares evacuation capacity among UA with the objective of encouraging consistent, quantitatively based & effective practices for evacuation planning. The analysis is based upon a requirement that the entire UA be evacuated, which is certainly possible. It is also possible that evacuations will be limited to small zones within an UA. Illus.
Wordsworth Dictionary of the American West
For Your Own Good: The Roots of Violence in Child-Rearing
Dynamic Nutrition for Maximum Performance: A Complete Nutritional Guide for Peak Sports Performance
Country Ribbon Crafts: Delightful Projects Using Easy Techniques
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