Wet and Riled

Oliver, Don
December 2003
Fire Chief;Dec2003, Vol. 47 Issue 12, p28
Trade Publication
Discusses the use of geographic information system (GIS) in the disaster operations of fire departments in the East Coast. Role of GIS in pre-incident analysis of flood-prone areas; Use of GIS in mapping electrical distribution system and in tracking feeder lines that historically lose power during a storm; Role in identifying electric service customers who had critical medical situations requiring special equipment for survival. INSET: ABOUT WILSON.


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