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Animals in Emergencies

Date: Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

Often, the need to care for livestock and family pets during emergencies is overlooked among everything else. Here are some tips to make sure your pet and livestock friends are also accounted for.




Deer Breeder Movement Standards Plan Finalized

Date: Thursday, August 13th, 2015

Source:  Texas Parks & Wildlife

Framework Addresses Chronic Wasting Disease Management, Industry Needs

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Replacing Personal Documents After a Natural Disaster

Date: Tuesday, August 4th, 2015

Follow the link to access a list of contacts to replace personal documents lost in a natural disaster.



Understanding Individual Assistance & Public Assistance

Date: Tuesday, July 21st, 2015

Source:  FEMA.gov

The Federal Emergency Management Agency provides two main types of assistance following natural disasters, such as the Texas storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that occurred May 4 through June 19.

Individual Assistance is provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to individuals and families who have sustained losses due to disasters.

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Care and Treatment of Livestock After a Hurricane

Date: Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Here are some tips on caring for and treating livestock post-hurricane.



Power Outage Checklist

Date: Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

Sudden power outages can be frustrating and troublesome, especially when they last a long time. There are steps you can take to minimize food loss and to keep all members of your household as comfortable as possible.



Managing for Drought on Texas Rangelands

Date: Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

In Texas, drought is more “normal” than years of sustained rainfall.  Range managers are suffering from, getting over, or preparing for drought. During summer, use these helpful tips!



Disaster Supplies Kit

Date: Monday, June 1st, 2015

If you are forced to evacuate from your home or shelter-in-place, you will not have time to gather the necessary supplies. Assembling a disaster supplies kit will help your family stay safe and be more comfortable after a disaster.


Additional emergency supply resources are available here: http://texashelp.tamu.edu/002-protect/emergency-supply-kit-and-list.php

Yea 4-H! Recreation Games and Activities for use in Shelters and Evacuation Centers

Date: Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

Texas 4-H has created a list of youth-friendly games with guidelines on how to play them.



Can These Trees be Saved?

Date: Friday, May 15th, 2015

What at first glance may look like mortal wounds are not necessarily fatal to a tree. Trees have an amazing ability to recover from storm damage.