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Civil Defense Planning in Louisiana (1983)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1983-04-15

Duration: 00:07:24

Subjects: United States. Federal Emergency Management Agency | Civil defense | Nuclear warfare


  • George, Beth Host
  • Ekings, Robyn Reporter
  • Martin, Jerry Interviewee
  • Rothschild, Herbert Interviewee
  • Wigner, Eugene Interviewee


This segment from the April 15, 1983, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a report on meetings between FEMA and local officials in Louisiana on the creation of civil defense evacuation plans in case of nuclear war. Host: Beth George