Disasters

ADRA: Adventist Development and Relief Agency International
Alaska Volcano Observatory
American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress Home Page
Avalanche.org -- From the Westwide Avalanche Network
Cascades Volcano Observatory
Center for Democracy & Technology -- Promotes both free expression and privacy in the digital age; deals with the fight against terrorism.
Comprehensive Glossary of Weather Terms for Storm Spotters -- NOAA Technical Memorandum NWS SR-145
Cyberspace Snow and Avalanche Center
Dartmouth Flood Observatory
Earthquake Hazards Program -- From the National Earthquake Information Center
Earthweek; A Diary of the Planet
Electronic Volcano
Extreme weather and climate events
FAQ's about Hurricanes, Typhoons, and Tropical Cyclones
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
GeoMAC (Geospatial Multi-Agency Coordination) - Wildland Fire Support -- Maps of all wildland fires in the United States
Global Volcanism Program -- From the Smithsonian Institute
Hawaiian Volcano Observatory
Insurance Information Institute
InterAction: American Council for Voluntary International Action -- "Leading advocate for sustainable development, refugee and disaster assistance and humanitarian aid"
International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
International Tsunami Information Center (ITIC) -- From UNESCO, this site monitors the Tsunami Warning System in the Pacific
IRIS: Cata Management System of the Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology -- A consortium of U.S. universities which gathers and distributes quality seismic data
National Center for Infectious Diseases
National Climatic Data Center
National Drought Mitigation Center
National Landslide Information Center
National Response Center
National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB)
Natural Hazards Center
Pacific Northwest Seismograph Network
ReliefWeb -- A United Nations Site
Terrorism Research Center
The 9-11 Commission Report
Tornado and Storm Research Organization -- From the BBC
Tornado Project Online
Tropical Prediction Center -- From the National Hurricane Center
Tsunami -- Tidal Wave
UNHCR: The UN Refugee Agency -- From the United Nations High Commission on Refugees
United States Fire Administration -- From FEMA
USA Today Weather Page
Volunteers in Technical Assistance (VITA)
World Food Programme (WFP)
Yahoo - Disasters page
Yahoo - Disasters page -- Joint Web project between IBM, American Red Cross, and CNN
Yahoo - Disasters page

Page maintained by Sid Nash
Last update on October 15, 2013