A firefighter talks over a radio to colleagues.

FirstNet Begins State Consultations

The First Responder Network Authority's first in-person consultation is with Maryland on July 29, and the authority anticipates releasing a draft RFP before March 2015.

New Online Tool Tracks Shoreline Shifts

The USGS Coastal Change Hazards Portal shows changing sea levels, retreating shorelines and vulnerability to extreme coastal storms.

California Officials Want to Build a 'Total Disaster City' for Training

The $56 million training facility would pit emergency crews against a variety of realistic, pressure-packed simulated disasters.