The Wisconsin Emergency Management Radiological Emergency Preparedness Program (REP) coordinates the state response effort to provide local and Tribal governments planning and training guidance to provide reasonable assurance to public safety involving the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)-licensed commercial nuclear power plants. The REP section assists local and Tribal government efforts in their respective radiological emergency preparedness activities to ensure that adequate response capabilities to protect the public. Wisconsin has one nuclear power facility, located in Two Rivers, Wisconsin and there are two located in the neighboring states of Illinois and Minnesota.

Radiation Protection

Radiological Emergency Preparedness Exercises

July 21, 2020

FEMA evaluated full-scale plume exercise

Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant

September 14, 2021

FEMA evaluated full scale, plume phase

Point Beach Nuclear Plant

August 2, 2022

FEMA evaluated full scale, plume phase

Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant

September 19, 2023

FEMA evaluated full-scale Hostile Action-Based (HAB) exercise

Point Beach Nuclear Plant

June 25, 2024

FEMA evaluated full-scale Hostile Action-Based (HAB) exercise

Prairie Island Nuclear Generating Plant