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Category B - Emergency Protective Measures

​Security patrols, search and rescue ​Emergency operations in damaged areas required the use of personnel, equipment and supplies for search and rescue. Traffic control and security.
​Sandbag levee ​Emergency sandbag levees were constructed to protect property or to raise or strengthen existing levees.
​Emergency pumping (temporary) ​Flooding required the use of temporary pumps to provide additional pumping capability.
​Emergency pumping (fixed installations) ​Flood elevations required the operation of the pumping facilities of a local protection project. Excess pumping consists of power and labor for the emergency phase of the operation.
​EOC operations ​Operations during EOC activation are eligible to include: labor overtime plus fringe benefits and supplies consumed.
​Sheltering ​Provide shelter and food for people forced from their homes by severe weather.