An annual Navy exercise to prepare for hurricane season has an extra element of relevance this year at Naval Station Mayport and other area bases after Northeast Florida was hammered by storms in 2016 and 2017.
By Dr. Chris Reynolds, CEM, MEMS, Lt.Col, USAF (Ret)
Special Contributor, American Military University
Military families can help all families in the community to be self-sufficient for at least 72 hours, which means having safe shelter, basic first aid supplies, non-perishable food, clean water, and sanitation. Our military families possess the necessary skills to help their neighbors prepare.