"The Department of Homeland Security's National
Exercise Program (NEP), the nation's overarching
homeland security exercise program, will conduct a
combined exercise in May 2008 that will test hurricane
preparedness planning, assess federal interagency
Continuity of Operations (COOP) procedures, exercise a
response to terrorist attacks in Washington State and
test Defense Support of Civil Authorities (DSCA).
These linked exercises are referred to as National
Level Exercise 2-08 (NLE 2-08)."
"The exercise takes place May 1-8 with a wide range of
participants from federal and state departments and
Drew Hendricks (PMR-INFO)