Coast Guard


DisasterMap.net in the News Recently

News reports last week featured two recent¬†DisasterMap.net projects. Working with Gulf Restoration Network, we created a set of maps and population figures that examine the impact of possible “resettlement zones” in Louisiana. ¬†This assessment of the at risk population was featured in this report on WDSU Channel 6 earlier this week. In the Channel 6…


Coast Guard Sector Anchorage participates in Alaska Shield 2014 disaster response exercise

I discovered the Alaska 2014 exercise at the end of March, while posting about the communications situation around the SB 530, Oso WA landslide. My background comes from surviving Hurricane Katrina and the failure of the Federal levees/floodwalls afterward which submerged 80% of New Orleans 8-29-05.¬† During that incredible disaster, our US Coast Guard became…