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South Carolina Drought Tabletop Exercise

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SC Emergency Operations Center

2779 Fish Hatchery Rd

West Columbia, SC 29712

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In collaboration with the Carolinas Integrated Sciences & Assessments and the SC Water Resources Center, the SC State Climatology Office will host a drought tabletop exercise on Wednesday, September 27 at the SC Emergency Management Division.

Over the course of the meeting, participants will walk through an intensifying drought and water shortage scenario, considering how drought will impact various sectors and the types of emergency response that will be needed.

Objectives:

  • Identify and understand the strengths and breaking points in the SC Drought Response Act, SC Emergency Response Plan Drought Annex, and local drought plans and procedures.
  • Improve awareness of local, state, and federal players in South Carolina's drought response.
  • Identify key mission areas for each State Emergency Support Function.
  • Collect ideas and strategies for future exercises.

Date and Time
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM EDT
Lunch will be provided

Location
SC Emergency Operations Center
2779 Fish Hatchery Road
West Columbia, SC 29712

The workship is free, but registration is required. Space is limited. Registration will close on Sunday, September 24.

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