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Texas Emergency Management Online newsletter TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
  online       2015 Vol. 62 No. 1

Texas Division of Emergency Management is accepting article submissions for The Texas Emergency Management Online (TEMO) newsletter. If you have an idea for a topic or would like to submit an article, contact Mike Jones at 512-424-7050.

W. Nim Kidd MESSAGE FROM THE CHIEF

It's hard to believe it's already 2015. Weren't we were just getting ready for the Y2K thing? It looks to like 2015 will be an interesting year for Texas, full of opportunities and challenges.

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Texas Department of State Health Services Rabies in Texas

Rabies is a virus that can infect the central nervous system of warm-blooded animals, including humans. Worldwide it kills thousands of people annually, mostly in Africa and Asia, with dogs being the primary source of transmission.  In the United States, the canine strain of rabies has been eliminated through the use of effective animal vaccines, the widespread adoption of mandatory vaccinations for dogs and cats, and effective animal control laws, among other strategies.



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How hospitals create resiliency Texas Winter 2014-2015

The Climate Prediction Center (CPC) has issued their winter 2014/2015 outlook. This outlook for the months of December, January, and February is just one of the outlooks that the CPC issues for various time periods.

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Texas Critical Infrastructure Protection Texas Critical Infrastructure Protection

The Texas Office of Critical Infrastructure Protection (OCIP) is charged with coordinating efforts among private sector partners and state, regional, local, and federal agencies to enhance the security and resilience of critical infrastructure systems throughout the State of Texas from all hazards and threats. The OCIP is located within the Homeland Security Unit of the Texas Joint Crime Information Center Texas (JCIC).



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NOAA TEXAS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT BRIEFS, TIPS AND LINKS

Find more information on events and resources for the emergency management community.

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Texas Division of Emergency Management is accepting article submissions for The Texas Emergency Management Online (TEMO) newsletter. If you have an idea for a topic or would like to submit an article, contact Mike Jones at (512) 424-7050.

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Texas Division of Emergency Management
Texas Department of Public Safety
P.O. Box 4087
Austin, TX 78773
Phone: (512) 424-2138   Fax: (512) 424-2444
www.txdps.state.tx.us/DEM