Environmental Protection Agency (EPA):
The highlight of this document is the table on page 2 illustrating 17 compliance objectives which water/wastewater utilities should be striving to implement and incorporate into their Emergency Response Plan and program. Using these objectives as goals increases utility readiness in responding to all-hazard incidents and events.
US Army Corps of Engineers
- Emergency Power Facility Assessment Tool
The Emergency Power Facility Assessment Tool (EPFAT) is a secure web-based tool that can be used by water and wastewater facility owners/operators, or emergency response agencies, to input, store, update and/or view temporary emergency power assessment data.
American Water Works Association (AWWA)
- AWWA Water & Wastewater Mutual Aid & Assistance Resource Typing Manual
This Resource Typing Manual was written to provide guidance to water and wastewater utilities when they request and provide mutual aid and assistance resources during and after an emergency.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA):
Access to Emergency Management Institute Independent Study ICS/NIMS courses recommended by EPA for Public Works
- FEMA Typed Resource definitions for Public Works
This guide has nationally categorized public works equipment which many water/wastewater utilities have, but are not included in the AWWA Resource Typing Manual.
- FEMA 2015 Schedule of Equipment Rates
NC Department of Environment and Natural Resources (NC DENR):
North Carolina Emergency Management:
Training website for NIMS/ICS Courses and other NC course offerings