COMET Program at Risk over Sequester Cuts

Recent budget cuts have put UCAR’s COMET training program at risk.  They are asking for donations for the site now and may shut down if their budget is not brought back.  This will hurt the training opportunities of meteorologists, emergency managers, pilots, US military, and more.  This is money well spent for training that anyone can currently access.

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About Chuck Schoeneberger

Former forecaster at Meridian Environmental Technologies Inc (now a Interis Company), with a background in GIS and LiDAR, with other stints at GeoSpatial Services of Winona, MN and Aerometric (Now Quantum Spatial) of Sheboygan, WI. He is a weather technologist for public storm safety from a local to international level. LinkedIn Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=25048141&trk=tab_pro His views are his own and not of his employer.
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