Emergency Communications

What is Emergency Communications all about? Check out the ARRL site .

Many Ham Radio operators are also involved with emergency communications that support their local or regional communities.

 

Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service

Amateur Radio Emergency Communications Organizations

Abbreviations

ACS = Auxiliary Communications Service
ARES = Amateur Radio Emergency Service (sponsored by ARRL)
ARPSC = Amateur Radio Public Service Corps
CERT = Community Emergency Response Team
EMCOMM = Emergency Communications
EMA = Emergency Management Agency
NWS = National Weather Service
OEM = Office of EmergencyManagement

Pasco County has an organization that supports the county and you can get more information here.

Websites in Florida

Gainesville ARES

Brevard
County Emergency Amateur Radio Services (BEARS) (ARES/RACES)
Brevard County Emergency Amateur
Radio Services (BEARS) (ARES/RACES)

Melbourne NWS SKYWARN
Palm Bay Disaster Communications
Services (DCS) (RACES)

Broward County RACES/ARES/SKYWARNBroward
County ARES/RACES
Citrus County ARESCollier
County ARES/RACES
Collier
County SKYWARN
Collier County SKYWARN

Duval County ARES

Jacksonville
NWS SKYWARN

Flagler County
RACES
Flagler
County SKYWARN
Flagler Emergency
Communications Association (FECA)
Georgia-Florida
SKYWARN
Highlands County ARESHillsborough County
ARES/RACES

Tampa Bay NWS SKYWARN

Indian River County ARES

Treasure Coast Weather Net
(SKYWARN)
Tallahassee NWS SKYWARN

Marion County Emergency
Radio Communications Team (MERT)
Marion County ARESMarion
County ARES
Martin County ARES/RACESNorth Florida ARES
(NFARES)
Okaloosa
County ARES
Osceola County ARESPalm Beach County ARES/RACESPalm Beach County
ARES/RACES
Palm Beach County SKYWARNPasco
County RACES/ARES/SKYWARN
Pinellas County
ACS/ARES/SKYWARN
Polk County
ARES/RACES
Polk County ARESPutnam
County ARES (PC ARES)
Saint Lucie County SKYWARN

Sarasota County ACS

Sarasota Emergency Radio Club

Seminole County ARES/RACESSouthern Florida ARESVolusia County
ARES