Galveston hurricane of 1900
Research information regarding the Galveston hurricane of 1900. Describe how the hurricane struck and what the results were. Compare mitigation and recovery efforts during the response to Hurricane Andrew in 1992 and to today’s hurricanes to the response efforts during the aftermath of a hurricane in 1900. Include the following information in your case study:
1. Compare past and present legislation in effect to reduce the impacts of natural disasters such as hurricanes.
2. How is implementation of legislation useful through hazard mitigation planning involving emergency management agencies?
3. Compare and contrast the response efforts to the Galveston hurricane of 1900 to the response efforts after Hurricane Andrew. What has changed?
4. What is the future of hurricane disaster response and recovery efforts?
A minimum of three references should be used.