Key Assets

This secondary category contains information relating to the protection of individual assets, such as dams, nuclear power plants, government facilities, and national monuments and icons.

Critical Infrastructure: The National Asset Database
Progress in Developing the National Asset Database

Commercial Properties

Latest Findings from NIST World Trade Center Investigation Released: Probable Collapse Sequences for Both Towers Finalized

Dams

Aging Infrastructure: Dam Safety
Budget Supplemental Strengthens Interior’s Homeland Security Initiatives
Emergency Action Planning for State Regulated High-Hazard Potential Dams: Findings, Recommendations, and Strategies
Federal Guidelines for Dam Safety: Hazard Potential Classification System for Dams (FEMA 333)
Risk Assessment Methodology for Dam Security
Sandia, Army, Livermore Dam Security Threats
“Threats to Hoover Dam Assessed. Experts: Kamikaze Attack Unlikely to Succeed”
The Water Security Research and Technical Support Plan
National Monuments & Icons
Federal Protective Service
Homeland Security: Federal Protective Service Has Taken Some Initial Steps to Address Its Challenges, but Vulnerabilities Still Exist
Homeland Security: Preliminary Results Show Federal Protective Service’s Ability to Protect Federal Facilities is Hampered by Weaknesses in its Contract Security Guard Program
Budget Supplemental Strengthens Interior’s Homeland Security Initiatives
Homeland Security: Actions Needed to Improve Security Practices at National Icons and Parks
Report Faults Security at U.S. Monuments
Nuclear Power Plants
Budget Supplemental Strengthens Interior’s Homeland Security Initiatives
GAO Testimony – Combating Nuclear Terrorism: Federal Efforts to Respond to Nuclear and Radiological Threats and to Protect Key Emergency Response Facilities Could Be Strengthened
NRC Approves Final Rule Amending Security Requirements
Nuclear Energy Policy
Nuclear Plants May Be Vulnerable to Terrorists, Scientists Say
Nuclear Power Plant Security and Vulnerabilities
Nuclear Power Plant Security and Vulnerabilities
Nuclear Power Plants: Vulnerability to Terrorist Attack
NUCLEAR SECURITY: Action May Be Needed to Reassess the Security of NRC-Licensed Research Reactors
Nuclear Security: DOE and NRC Have Different Security Requirements for Protecting Weapons-Grade Material from Terrorist Attacks – Unclassified Report
Oversight of Security at Commercial Nuclear Power Plants Needs to Be Strengthened
Other Public Venues
Homeland Security Launches First Online Tool Assessing Stadium Vulnerabilities
National Special Security Events
National Special Security Events
Public Health, Safety, and Security for Mass Gatherings
Public Health, Safety, and Security for Mass Gatherings