Preparedness & Resilience 
through facilitated Planning

Water and Wastewater Resiliency Resources

Below are links to helpful documents to assist utilities with their resiliency activities:

AWWA Publication on COVID-19 Planning

Risk and Resilience Certificate Program from AWWA

EPA’s Emergency Response Research and Many References

EPA Repose Protocol Toolbox for Water as well as for Wastewater

15 Cybersecurity Fundamentals for Water and Wastewater Utilities

U.S. EPA - Water/Wastewater All-Hazards Boot Camp Training

Earthquake Resilience for Water and Wastewater Utilities

General EPA Utility Response Page (links to useful items)

EPA “Rip and Run” Procedures for Several Emergencies, including hurricane

EPA TECHNICAL TOOLS PAGE (Security Technologies)

BCP/COOP: Business Continuity Planning Toolkit

Information on Federal Funding for Disaster Management for utilities

Has examples of utilities who received money, and info on many funding programs.  http://water.epa.gov/infrastructure/watersecurity/funding/fedfunds

Planning for Emergency Drinking Water Supply

Water resiliency tool

EPA for Emergency/Incident Planning, Response, and Recovery

A huge list of live links from EPA for Emergency/Incident Planning, Response, and Recovery, including example emergency exercise.  http://water.epa.gov/infrastructure/watersecurity/emerplan/index.cfm

EPA Response Protocol Toolbox for Water

EPA Response Protocol Toolbox for Wastewater

WaterISAC (Water Information Sharing and Analysis Tool)

How SAFETY ACT affects utilities

CDC Emergency Response Resources

EPA On-Scene Coordinators to help

Laboratory Testing info

Must register for this site to use it—no cost https://cfext.epa.gov/cetl/lblogin.cfm?action=None&CFID=14921&CFTOKEN=34377511

Water Wastewater Agency Response Network (WARN) to Share resources

Each State has their own site. This one is for Virginia:  http://www.vawarn.org