Solar - Terrestrial Propagation
Links and Reference Materials
NEMCO Site Information
Field Operations Guide
Washington Emergency Communications Coordination Working Group (WECCWG)
Statewide Communications Interoperability Plan (SCIP) - April 4, 2008
Interoperable Communications Policies, Procedures and Best Practices - February 11, 2011
Skagit Digital Repeater (BRRpr) Operation - Rev 1-8-2015
Rules and Regulations for
47 Code of Federal Regulations Part 97 of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).
(97.1) The rules and regulations in this part are designed to provide an amateur radio service having a fundamental purpose as expressed in the following principles:
(a) Recognition and enhancement of the value of the amateur service to the public as a voluntary noncommercial communication service, particularly with respect to providing emergency communications.
(b) Continuation and extension of the amateur's proven ability to contribute to the advancement of the radio art.
(c) Encouragement and improvement of the amateur service through rules which provide for advancing skills in both the communication and technical phases of the art.
(d) Expansion of the existing reservoir within the amateur radio service of trained operators, technicians, and electronics experts.
(e) Continuation and extension of the amateur's unique ability to enhance international goodwill.