ABSTRACT

Exercise Report: Watts Bar Nuclear Plant [July 25, 1985]   [open pdf - 31MB]

From the Executive Summary: "On July 25, 1945, the second exercise was conducted at the Watts Bar Nuclear Plant in Tennessee. This full participation exercise was observed by twenty Federal evaluators representing seven Federal agencies (FEMA, EPA, DOE [U.S. Department of Energy], DOT [U.S. Department of Transportation], FDA, NRC [U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission], and USDA). The State of Tennessee and local governments demonstrated their off-site preparedness by implementng the 'Multi-Jurisdictional Radiological Emergency Response Plan for the Watts Bar Nuclear Plant.' The Watts Bar Nuclear Plant is located near Spring City in Rhea County, Tennessee. The 10-mile Emergency Planning Zone (EPZ) includes McMinn, Meigs and Rhea Counties. Host Counties include Hamilton, Cumberland and Roane. The 50-mile ingestion pathway was not tested during this exercise. The following is a brief summary of the exercise activity of the State and local governments."

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Date:
1985-08-14
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Public Domain
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U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission: http://www.nrc.gov/
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pdf
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application/pdf
Source:
Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, McMinn, Meigs, Rhea, Hamilton, Cumberland and Roane Counties, TN. July 25, 1985
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