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FEMA proposes changes to building codes for Puerto Rico

  https://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/femaproposeschangestobuildingcodes-2410648 FEMA proposes changes to building codes The recommendations will be included in a report that FEMA Mitigation Assessment Team will publish this summer Friday, March 30, 2018 – 8:33 AM By Alex Figueroa Cancel The report is developed … Continue reading

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Walgreens to close stores in Puerto Rico that were damaged by Hurricane Maria

http://www.noticel.com/english/walgreens-to-close-stores-in-puerto-rico/688130472 Walgreens to close stores in Puerto Rico Affected by hurricane Maria By: NotiCel Posted: Jan 19, 2018 02:59 PM AST Updated: Jan 19, 2018 03:02 PM AST Walgreens anuncia el cierre de 12 tiendas en Puerto Rico The pharmacy … Continue reading

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Report: Puerto Rico Exodus to Increase in the Next 2 Years

http://caribbeanbusiness.com/report-puerto-rico-exodus-to-increase-in-the-next-2-years Report: Puerto Rico Exodus to Increase in the Next 2 Years By Rosario Fajardo on October 30, 2017 SAN JUAN – A report by Hunter College’s Center for Puerto Rican Studies projects that outmigration from the island as a … Continue reading

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Even before Hurricane Maria hit, Puerto Rico was a mess

https://www.economist.com/news/united-states/21730432-even-hurricane-maria-hit-it-was-mess-story-puerto-ricos-power-grid Even before Hurricane Maria hit, it was a mess Oct 19th 2017 | SALINAS IN A room beneath the smokestacks of the Aguirre steam plant in south-eastern Puerto Rico, an engineer points to a colourful poster entitled “How Electricity … Continue reading

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Protect your skin against the harsh UV rays of the sun in Puerto Rico

Based on the above image, Puerto Rico in the lower right corner, has a 12 rating, which is extreme for the intensity of UV rays. This indicates skin damage from the sun can occur in LESS THAN 10 MINUTES! https://www.epa.gov/sunsafety/uv-index-1Continue reading

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Climate, temperature, precipitation, and weather maps in Puerto Rico

http://www.srh.noaa.gov/sju San Juan weather forecast http://graphical.weather.gov/sectors/puertorico.php?134,47 Daily high temperature forecast for Puerto Rico ### https://droughtmonitor.unl.edu/CurrentMap/StateDroughtMonitor.aspx?PR ### http://www.srh.noaa.gov/sju/?n=mean_annual_precipitation Annual precipitation 1971-2000 in Puerto Rico. The pink spike you see on the East side of Puerto Rico reflects that this is where … Continue reading

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