Data collection and mapping efforts support the County of Maui’s wildfire response, search and recovery

Data collection and mapping efforts support the County of Maui’s wildfire response, search and recovery

Maui, HI (Aug 17-20) — Following a week of ongoing response and relief efforts, and nearly a thousand of Maui’s loved ones reported still missing, the unrelenting work to identify remains from the devastating Lahaina wildfire and to restore critical services...
Officials and community responders at ground zero need updated maps and data to aid Maui wildfire search, recovery, and relief efforts

Officials and community responders at ground zero need updated maps and data to aid Maui wildfire search, recovery, and relief efforts

Maui, HI (Aug 13-16) — Days after the catastrophic Maui wildfire event unfolded, with numerous teams of officials and community responders deployed to the impacted areas, maps and updated data remained critical to daily operations.  A key focus of Maui Emergency...
Early assessments help inform whole-of-government response, increase Maui wildfire response coordination

Early assessments help inform whole-of-government response, increase Maui wildfire response coordination

https://www.pdc.org/wp-content/uploads/New-MauiNow-PDC-Products12AUG2023-Short.mp4 Maui, HI — The County of Maui and its first responders, along with Governor Josh Green, the Hawai’i National Guard, and FEMA held a press briefing to communicate the magnitude of...
Need for increased logistical coordination as an outpouring of aloha and love, wildfire relief arrives on Maui

Need for increased logistical coordination as an outpouring of aloha and love, wildfire relief arrives on Maui

Maui, HI — Officials continued their full-scale, multi-agency response to help save and sustain lives, conduct wide-reaching search and rescue, and coordinate the restoration of basic services. Meanwhile, local community groups and businesses mobilized an...
Data and analysis help county, state, and federal forces to mobilize relief where help is needed most

Data and analysis help county, state, and federal forces to mobilize relief where help is needed most

Maui, HI – On August 10, 2023, President Biden issued a Presidential Declaration of a Major Disaster, ordering Federal aid be deployed to assist the State of Hawaii and the County of Maui. With full emergency activation underway, new information began pouring into the...