EDEN SPECIAL WEBINAR Tuesday July 9, 2:00 PM

Engage with the Extension Disaster Education Network (EDEN) on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 starting at 2:00pm EDT/1:00 CDT/12:00 MDT/11:00 PDT for a webinar entitled ESF 11: Agriculture and Natural Resources – What Extension Needs to Know in Supporting USDA.

The webinar will highlight Emergency Support Function (ESF) #11 and roles of government partners in disaster response. ESF #11 – Agriculture and Natural Resources supports State, tribal, local authorities and other Federal agency efforts to provide nutrition assistance; control outbreaks of  contagious or economically devastating animal/zoonotic disease, or outbreaks of plant pests or diseases; safety and security of the commercial food supply; protect natural and cultural resources and historic properties (NCH); and provide for safety and of household pets during an emergency response.