FIU Environmental Science Local Emergency Management Agency Paper


Please respond to the following: “What is a Local Emergency Management Agency (LEMA) and what are they responsible for?  Please provide examples of specific actions and programmatic areas (i.e.; specific mandated plans, hazard and vulnerability assessments, training’s, etc.).”

References or sources: (Online-Google research) and the following:

Emergency Planning — Perry, R. & Lindell, M. & Wiley Pathways., 2007 

Developing and Maintaining Emergency Operations Plans, Comprehensive Preparedness Guide (CPG) 101 

Version 2.0, November 2010 — FEMA.