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Emergency Handbook: Preparation and Recovery

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Southern states can experience some of the most violent weather extremes on earth. A typical year may include hurricanes, lightening, tornadoes, flash flooding, ice and snow. Alabama Extension and WSFA-TV, Montgomery, AL prepared this resource to help families, business and communities prepare for storms and clean up after they pass.

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Odd Weather Conditions Leave Cotton Producers Concerned

AUBURN, Ala. – Weather this spring disrupted planting for cotton crops in south Alabama, leaving farmers across the Wiregrass concerned. Weather Difficulties Cool temperatures in April halted planting until early May. Hot temperatures and low rainfall in May made for difficult planting. Many growers stopped planting because of the dry conditions. When rain did arrive ... The post Odd Weather Conditions... ...more

eastern coral snake

Most Venomous Snake

The eastern coral snake tops the chart as the most venomous snake in Alabama. Because the coral snake has several nonvenomous look-a-likes, correctly identifying this snake is crucial. Learn about the coral snake and the best way to identify it.