We encourage you to become familiar with the information provided by the EPA. They are a great resource to know how to prepare for and mitigate threats to water facilities.
Below are some links that you might find informative
National Response Center
– These reports describe significant environmental and terrorist incidents reported to the National Response Center.
EPA Analytical Preparedness Full-Scale Exercise Toolkit – This will link you to the EPA’s toolkit, which provides the necessary guidance and examples for organizations to plan and conduct their own exercise.
EPA Online WLA Self-Assesment
EPA Baseline Info on Malevolent Acts for Community Water Systems
Emergency Response Plan – Links to a publication on how to prepare for emergencies in small communities.
EPA Cyber Security Brief - Cyber-attacks are a growing threat to critical infrastructure sectors, including water and wastewater systems. This brief provides information to help state primacy agencies start a conversation with water systems about cyber security threats.