by Mindy Aguon
Guam - Local officials will be participating in a tsunami awareness course over the next two days, hosted by Guam Homeland Security and the Office of Civil Defense. The course will focus on hazard assessment, warning, preparedness and mitigation, and responding to local and distant tsunamis.
International Tsunami Information Center Director Dr. Laura Kong will be the guest speaker delivering vital information to Guam's first responders.
The training will be held at the Hilton Guam Resort and Spa beginning on Wednesday.