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Main Title The federal response to Hurricane Katrina : lessons learned.
Publisher [White House],
Year Published 2006
Stock Number 040-000-00775-0
OCLC Number 64226525
Subjects Hurricane Katrina, 2005 ; Emergency management--Gulf States ; Disaster relief--Gulf States ; Intergovernmental cooperation--United States ; Disasters ; Disaster Planning ; Interinstitutional Relations ; Relief Work ; Alabama ; Louisiana ; Mississippi ; United States--Gulf States
Additional Subjects United States--Federal Emergency Management Agency
Internet Access
Description Access URL
HathiTrust Digital Library, Limited view (search only)
HathiTrust Digital Library, Limited view (search only)
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKAM  HV636 2005 .U62006 Region 4 Library/Atlanta,GA 06/04/2021
EKAM  HV636.U6F43 2006 Region 4 Library/Atlanta,GA 05/13/2021
ESAM  QC945.F43 2006 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 03/10/2006
Collation 1 online resource (217 pages) : color illustrations
Title from title screen (viewed Feb. 23, 2006). Paper version for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S.G.P.O. "February 2006." Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-217). Electronic reproduction. Print version record.
Contents Notes
Foreword -- 1. Katrina in perspective -- 2. National preparedness : a primer -- 3. Hurricane Katrina : pre-landfall -- 4. A week of crisis : August 29-September 5 -- 5. Lessons learned -- 6. Transforming national preparedness -- 7. Epilogue -- Appendices -- Appendix A. Recommendations -- Appendix B. What went right -- Appendix C. List of acronyms -- Appendix D. Staff page -- Appendix E. Endnotes. "The objective of this report is to identify and establish a roadmap on how to do that, and lay the groundwork for transforming how this Nation- from every level of government to the private sector to individual citizens and communities - pursues a real and lasting vision of preparedness. To get there will require significant change to the status quo, to include adjustments to policy, structure, and mindset"--Page 2.