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Environment Resources


Information on surviving and performing in hot environments.


Information and awareness on policies, reports and guidelines for performing well in high altitude.


All services in the Department of Defense have personnel actively involved in diving operations. This section will address the issues of how to approach, manage and prevent diving illness and injuries.


Aviation manuals, training programs, and educational links across all branches of the military.


Gear has to be up to performance challenges if Warfighers are to be well-protected in their environments.


Information on surviving and performing in hot environments.


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Running: indoors or outdoors?
Learn about the pros and cons of running indoors versus running outdoors, especially now that colder weather is coming on.

Environment News

Remembering on Memorial Day
Memorial Day is not only a time to remember those who have served but to remember how to serve those who do.
Too loud for you to hear?
There are some tips you can use to prevent exposure to hazardous noise levels recreationally and occupationally.
Computer Vision Syndrome
Learn how to recognize and prevent eye problems associated with extended computer monitor use.
Spring forward, but don't miss out on sleep!
Don’t lose sleep when you spring forward. Get ready to change to Daylight Saving Time.
“Winter is coming...”
Well, winter may actually already be here, depending where you are, so make sure you’re prepared in case of a winter weather emergency.

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