Environmental Science Local Emergency Management Agency Paper
Please respond to the following: “What is a Local Emergency Management Agency (LEMA) and what are they responsible for? Please provide examples of specific actions and programmatic areas (i.e.; specific mandated plans, hazard and vulnerability assessments, training’s, etc.).”
References or sources: (Online-Google research) and the following:
Emergency Planning — Perry, R. & Lindell, M. & Wiley Pathways., 2007
Developing and Maintaining Emergency Operations Plans, Comprehensive Preparedness Guide (CPG) 101
Version 2.0, November 2010 — FEMA.
Importance of Acting on Climate Change Paper
You are required to choose a substantial news article about an important current event in Canadian
environmental law and prepare an analysis of approximately 1,000 words. The analysis should
summarize the material facts, including the environmental issues at stake, and explain the legal issues in
dispute and why the event is important from a public policy point of view. Your assignment should be
word-processed, double-spaced and in 12-point type. I will use the following criteria and weights to
mark the assignment: understanding of the subject matter — 40%; cogency of argumentation — 40%;
logic of organization and structure — 10%; and spelling, punctuation, and syntax — 10%.