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Exercise Report: Kewaunee Power Station [June 23, 2009]   [open pdf - 5MB]

From the Executive Summary: "On June 23, 2009, a Radiological Emergency Preparedness (REP) Full Participation Plume Exposure Pathway Exercise was scheduled for the 10-mile Emergency Planning Zone (EPZ) around the Kewaunee Power Station (KPS) by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Federal Emergency Management Agency (FMA) Region V. The purpose of this exercise was to assess the level of State and local preparedness in responding to a radiological emergency. The most recent exercise at this site was conducted on December 4, 2007. The qualifying emergency preparedness exercise was conducted on January 21, 1981. DHS/FEMA would like to acknowledge the efforts of the many individuals who participated in the exercise. In the State of Wisconsin the risk counties of Kewaunee and Manitowoc. Protecting the public health and safety is the full-time job of some of the exercise participants and additional assigned responsibility of others. Still others have willingly sought this responsibility by volunteering to provide vital emergency services to their communities. Cooperation and teamwork on the part of all participants was evident during the exercise."

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2009-09-22
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Kewaunee Power Station. Kewaunee and Manitowoc Counties, WI. June 23, 2009
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