Coming to the aid of communities facing Category 5 Cyclone Phailin

12. Oktober 2013
By | Source: WSPA - Animals in Disasters Blog

Our Asia Pacific disaster management team is preparing to deploy to Odisha State on the east coast of India to be ready to support animals and their communities affected by Cyclone Phailin. A Category 5 Cyclone Source: Public Domain The Category 5 cyclone – the strongest category there is – will hit the eastern states of Odisha and Andrha Pradesh today at approximately 7 PM local time. Disaster monitoring sites and media reports describe the cyclone as comparable in size to Hurricane Katrina that devastated America’s southeastern coast in 2005 but with significantly higher winds, increasing the likelihood of a…

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