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For Immediate Release:
June 01, 2012
Media Contact:
Alejandra Castro Nuñez
acastro@miamidade.gov
305-375-4942

Teresa Olczyk
twol@ufl.edu
305-248-3311

Cooperative extension wants you to be hurricane ready


(MIAMI, June 1, 2012) – When you live in South Florida, hurricanes are a part of your life. The beautiful weather that we enjoy all year round can turn disastrous during hurricane season, which begins today June 1st, and ends on November 30th.  While we don’t know where Mother Nature will head this year, we do know one thing for sure, everyone should be prepared.

Below are tips from The Miami-Dade Cooperative Extension Service.  Following them will help keep your loved ones safe this hurricane season.

For resources on food supply lists, water supplies and other disaster kits, visit Miami-Dade County’s Extension website at http://miami-dade.ifas.ufl.edu or call 305-592-8044 ext. 106.