PCARA
POLK COUNTY AMATEUR RADIO ASSOCIATION
PCARA
Emergency Communications
ARES/RACES
2011 Polk County Emergency Coordinator = Josh AG9K
Simulated Emergency Test (SET) 2011
October 1, 2011 - The Simulated Emergency Test results are very encouraging! 13 members of the PCARA participated, they are; Chuck WD9GWG, Mark KC9GHQ, Mark W9GWG, Mike KK9MC, Dan KB9OBF, Carlos N9GIM, Len KC9TPV, Diana KC9SLN, Rick W9WS, Ed W9ABA, Chris KC9NVV, Bill WY9E and Bill K9WEN. The morning started with a "one call" to all club members by Polk EC Chris KC9NVV. The operation this year centered around a severe weather "wind event" in the NW portion of the county. Communications between stations was handled through the use of 2 meter FM, packet and 75 meter HF. Messages were also handled through the use of Winlink. The County Mobile EOC was also deployed for use.
2011 PCARA EC SET Report
2011 PCARA NM SET Report
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