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Monthly Meeting: TX-CERA Board of Directors
Hurricane Preparation for Cultural Institutions Webinar
May 26, 2022 10-11am (CT)
As the 2022 Gulf Coast hurricane begins, it’s time for cultural instructions to review their plans for preparation and response. Dan Reilly, Warning Coordination Meteorologist at National Weather Service Houston/Galveston, will discuss the hurricane season forecast and how to prepare for the wind, rain, flooding, and tornadoes that are associated with Gulf Coast hurricanes. Rebecca Kennedy, Collections Care Specialist with Curae Collections Care LLC, will provide important details on how to conduct a risk assessment prior to a hurricane. Rik Chapman, Spokesperson for the American Red Cross, will discuss how the Red Cross evaluates a site before deploying to that location.
This webinar is presented in collaboration with the Texas Historical Commission (THC), and the National Center for Preservation Technology and Training (NCPTT).