Key Sectors and Assets, environmental science homework help

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You are the emergency manager in a city with a population of 250,000 in the northeastern United States. The fire chief has asked you to draft a brief research paper for the new fire service recruits explaining critical infrastructure. He wants you to focus specifically on the key assets that the fire service recruits may deal with during their fire service careers.

Prepare a research paper of 750–1,000 words for your presentation that focuses on those critical infrastructure sectors and key assets that are of direct concern to the fire service. Of the assets you highlighted, which 3 assets are fire service personnel most likely to encounter during the course of their career? Explain.

Assignment Guidelines

  • Prepare a research paper of 750–1,000 words that addresses the following:
    • Which of the 16 critical infrastructure and key resource (CIKR) sectors are of the most concern to the fire service?
    • For each of the sectors of most concern to the fire service, identify 3 associated assets, and describe each asset.
    • Out of all the assets identified, which 3 are fire service personnel most likely to encounter during the course of their career? Explain.


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Ellah
School: Rice University

Hello, thank you for assigning this work to me. I will deliver quality paper

Running head: Critical Infrastructure and Key Resource (CIKR)—Fire Service

Critical Infrastructure and Key Resource (CIKR)—Fire Service
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Critical Infrastructure and Key Resource (CIKR)—Fire Service

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The critical infrastructure and key resources are the 16 sectors whose elements are vital to
the USA such that when destroyed they would affect all the sectors. The 8 critical infrastructure
and key resource (CIKR) sectors which are of the most concern to the fire service are
Emergency Services Sector, Energy Sector, Healthcare and Public Health Sector, Transportation
Systems Sector, Water and Wastewater Systems Sector, Chemical Sector, Communications
Sector, Critical Manufacturing Sector, Dams Sector. These sectors are very vital to fire services
because there is interdependency among them. This is due to the fact that fire services cannot
stand on its own without the help of other sectors (Homeland Security, 2015).
Emergency Service Sector is the sector where fire services directly fall under. Some of its
missions include; saving lives, environment and property protection, emergency recovery and
assisting areas affected by disasters. Fire and emergency services are one of the core principles
of emergency services sector (Homeland Security, 2015).
Energy s...

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