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Record Atlantic Hurricane Season Ends, Time to Plan for 2009

Article: Record Atlantic Hurricane Season Ends, Time to Plan for 2009

MIAMI, Florida, November 28, 2008 (ENS) – The 2008 Atlantic hurricane season officially closes on Sunday, with a warning from Florida Governor Charlie Crist and state emergency officials to begin planning year-round for emergencies and natural disasters, especially hurricanes. “We welcome the close of this busy season that has touched the lives of so many…

Florida Governor Talks Climate With Prince of Wales

Article: Florida Governor Talks Climate With Prince of Wales

LONDON, UK, July 16, 2008 (ENS) – Florida Governor Charlie Crist today met with the Prince of Wales to discuss strategies for addressing global climate change, particularly reducing the impacts of deforestation. They met at Clarence House in London. Governor Crist also met with the Duke of York, Prince Andrew. “I am deeply grateful to…

Florida Governor Declares Fire Emergency

Article: Florida Governor Declares Fire Emergency

TALLAHASSEE, Florida, May 12, 2008 (ENS) – Florida Governor Charlie Crist today declared a state of emergency as firefighters in Brevard and Volusia counties continued to battle at least a dozen separate brush fires on Florida’s central Atlantic coast fanned by high winds and dry conditions. Authorities believe many of the fires were deliberately set.…