Tag Archives: Big Island

Hawaii Prepared – Preparedness Products on Big Island

Hawaii Prepared For those of you out there who have looked to purchase emergency preparedness items like freeze dried foods, emergency candles, first aid kits, etc. and been put off by the extraordinarily high shipping costs to the island, your … Continue reading

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FEMA courses in Hilo, Kona

The Pacific Regional Disaster Preparedness Center will offer a series of FEMA certification courses from Tuesday through Friday, Oct. 11-14 , in Hilo and Kona. The sessions will be presented in the Hawaii Innovation Center at Hilo (HICH) conference room … Continue reading

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Pay Attention, Hawaii: FEMA running out of money

So far this season, Hawaii has not been under threat from a hurricane, even though fierce storms on the mainland US continue to cause trouble for millions of people living in their paths. Hurricane Irene, though not a high category … Continue reading

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Community Hazard Preparedness Workshops coming to Hilo and Kona

MEDIA RELEASE Are you prepared for the next natural hazard? Saturday, JUNE 25th 8:30am-12:30pm University of Hawaii- Hilo UCB Lecture Hall- 200 W. Kawili St, Hilo Saturday, JULY 16 th 8:30am-12:30pm West Hawaii Civic Center- Community Meeting Hale Bldg. G … Continue reading

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Increase in Media Prep Coverage?

Recently I’ve noticed more news about emergency preparedness appearing from mainstream sources. The earthquake/tsunami in Japan was likely a large part of this upsurge, but, there are quite a few ongoing disasters happening worldwide at the moment, including some pretty … Continue reading

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Aloha world!

Along with my family, I have been preparing for uncertain times for years now.  This new site is dedicated to posting information and resources both local and global to aid families and communities. Most recently, the earthquake in Japan and … Continue reading

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