NIFC Sends Teams to Katrina

Street, Phil
September 2005
Fire Chief;Sep/Oct2005 Supplement, Vol. 49, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the contributions of the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) in helping the disaster victims of Hurricane Katrina. Obligations of NIFC to respond to all types of emergencies; Participation of the association at all levels of incident response; Distribution of supplies and relief to survivors.


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