Natural Disasters http://kvnf.org en KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, December 11, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-wednesday-december-11-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>BLM Finds Temp Location for Gunnison Office after Fire</li><li>Experts Examine Cost of Natural Disasters</li><li>Forget the Golf Course, Developers Use Farming to Sell Suburban Homes</li><li>Grand Junction Airport Authority Members Looking into Fraud Allegations Wed, 11 Dec 2013 15:15:00 +0000 Travis Bubenik 19747 at http://kvnf.org Local Motion: Hugh Carson on Emergency Ops during the Front Range Floods http://kvnf.org/post/local-motion-hugh-carson-emergency-ops-during-front-range-floods <p></p><p>For this episode of Local Motion, we spoke to retired firefighter Hugh Carson about his experience helping to coordinate emergency response in the wake of the historic flooding that hit the Front Range in September.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Carson has a long history with disaster management, and has spoken to </span>KVNF<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> before about his experiences with wildfire. He joins us this time for an insider's look at how emergency personnel deal with a much different element: water, and lots of it.</span></p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 15:01:26 +0000 Travis Bubenik 17667 at http://kvnf.org Local Motion: Hugh Carson on Emergency Ops during the Front Range Floods iSeeChange: Signs of Floods to Come? http://kvnf.org/post/iseechange-signs-floods-come <p></p><p>In the wake of the historic Front Range Floods, many climate experts and researchers admit that while they’ve known of the potential for dangerous flooding in the Boulder area for some time now, hardly anybody could’ve predicted such a large-scale disaster.</p><p>We decided to look into what the floods might tell us about the future of massive storms, and whether the events of last week might change our definitions of "rare" weather events.</p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 15:25:28 +0000 Travis Bubenik 16095 at http://kvnf.org iSeeChange: Signs of Floods to Come?