Disasters that can happen in Alaska

In many parts of the country hurricane season is starting. In Alaska, during the warmer months we don’t think about needing to be prepared for nature’s wrath. But due to the location of this beautiful place we call home, nature can catch us unprepared at any time.

Take a minute to think about the disasters that can happen in Alaska. What did you come up with?

Some natural disaster we can have in Alaska:

Earthquake

Wild fire

High winds

Snow storm

Ice storm

Volcanic fallout

Heavy Rain/ High water/ Flooding

Avalanche

Rock slides/ Mud slides

 

Many if not all of these are not seasonal, they can happen any time of year in Alaska.

Are you prepared?

Find out more at: https://www.anchoragehorsecouncil.net/emergency-evacuation-site/

Did you know?

Are you Prepared? 

Did you know the William Chamberlin Equestrian Center is Anchorages first evacuation point for all horses and livestock in an emergency?

This means we want you to be the prepared as you can be. Plan…Prepare…React! If you have planned and prepared, then you are ready to react when the time comes. 

 

We will have regular posts about what you can do to be prepared, what the center is doing to be prepared, and what will happen when a natural disaster happens. Check out our website page for more information at https://www.anchoragehorsecouncil.net/emergency-evacuation-site/