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NPM12 – Water, Water, Everywhere

While many of our southern friends are dealing with too much water from #Harvey and #Irma, we don’t ever want to forget the importance of proper hydration.

waterfallYour body, like the Earth, consists of mostly water. A widely accepted fact is that most folks cannot live much longer than 2 days without water. The experts generally recommend for the average … read more


NPM9 – Flooding Safety 101

Cars are stranded on 288 at the 610 loop, which became flooded (AP Photo/Houston Chronicle, Cody Duty)

Flooding is a temporary overflowing of water onto land that is normally dry. Flooding may happen with only a few inches of water, or it may cover a house to the rooftop. There are many possible causes of floods including heavy rain or … read more


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Fresh Water is Essential

You should have at least a three-day supply of water and you should store at least one gallon of water per person per day. A normally active person needs at least one-half gallon of water daily just for drinking. That’s 3 gallons per person for your 72hour kit.Additionally, in determining adequate quantities, take the following

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