Do Environmental Regulations Also Help Disaster Preparedness?

Published: Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 1:06pm
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Flooding from Hurricane Florence sent toxic coal ash into nearby rivers.

While it’s not yet clear what the ultimate impact of that will be, Brian Gerber and Melanie Gall argue environmental regulations play a key role in disaster preparedness.

Gerber and Gall are co-directors of the Center for Emergency Management and Homeland Security at Arizona State University.

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