Response Plan and Exercises

Response Plan Template
This local response plan template was designed to assist Iowa counties in preparing for, responding to and recovering from animal disease emergencies in their locale.

Local Response Plan Template for Animal Disease Emergencies
DOC (23 pgs, 2.3MB)

Animal Disease Emergency Strategic Planning Worksheet
DOC (3 pgs)

 

Exercises
To test your local plan and county capabilities, these exercises will serve as an aid to identify key stakeholders, resources, assets and vulnerabilities.

Table Top Exercises

Foot and Mouth Disease
Moderator Booklet PDF (7 pgs)
Participant Booklet PDF (6 pgs)

Exotic Newcastle Disease
Moderator Booklet PDF (7 pgs)
Participant Booklet PDF (6 pgs)

   

Functional Exercise

Foot and Mouth Disease at the County Fair
Controller Booklet PDF (9 pgs)
Participant Booklet PDF (7 pgs)
MSEL Injects PDF (6 pgs)

 

Exercise Evaluation Forms

State of Iowa HSEEP Compliant Exercise Reporting Form DOC (7 pgs)

Exercise Evaluation Guides (EEG) PDF (14 pgs)
Animal Health Emergency DOC (8 pgs)
Communications DOC (7 pgs)
Emergency Operations Center Management
DOC (8 pgs)