New Zealand High Commission Ottawa, Canada

Hurricane Season 2012

Environment Canada's Canadian Hurricane Centre is encouraging people to prepare for the 2012 hurricane season which officially starts on June 1st.

The United States' National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicts normal levels of hurricane activity in the North Atlantic Ocean. U.S. info can be found at:

Environment Canada encourages people to prepare for hurricane season, by assembling emergency kits, readying their homes and their property, and by following Environment Canada's hurricane bulletins on the internet at and through local media. Important information on preparing for hurricanes can also be found at


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