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From June until November, there is an increased risk of tropical cyclones in the Cayman Islands that form during the Atlantic hurricane season.1 Other types of natural disasters common to the Cayman Islands are earthquakes, tsunamis, and flooding.2 The government-funded Hazard Management Department is responsible for the implementation and the oversight of the national Comprehensive Disaster Management programs.3 The program encompasses preparedness, responses, mitigation, and recovery.4 The HMCI also oversees the National Hazard Management plans for threats like hurricanes and earthquakes.5There is a high level of focus on the training of community members in the appropriate procedures in the event of the major natural disasters. The values for the department are rapid deployment, relevant public information, and the equal distribution of services.6 Climate change in ...See More the Cayman Islands is the cause for much concern, as it is causing the sea level to rise 3 millimeters a year.7 The result could be disastrous for the Cayman Islands since they are such a low-lying group.8 Show Less

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1http://www.caymanprepared.gov.ky/portal/page?_pageid=3701,6816026&_dad=portal&_schema=PORTAL
2-3 Ibid 4http://www.caymanprepared.gov.ky/portal/page?_pageid=3701,6816368&_dad=portal&_schema=PORTAL
5-6 Ibid
7 http://intasave-caribsave.org/sea-level-rise-and-its-impact-on-the-cayman-islands/
8 Ibid
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