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Presidential Disaster Declarations in the United States

Map of Presidential Disaster Declarations of all types 1964-2006

Map of Presidential Disaster Declarations of all types 1965-1998

Other Maps Showing Current Risks or Potential Risks in the United States and Around the Globe

The USGS Natural Hazards Support System - enables users to monitor and analyze natural hazards events as they are occurring using a web-based, integrated geospatial viewer that layers near real-time data from stream gauges, wind stations, seismic equipment, and more.

The USGS Earthquake Hazards Program - shows earthquakes which have been located by the USGS and contributing agencies within the past 7 days around the world with details about the location, magnitude and type of earthquake.

NASA Earth Observatory Natural Hazards Data - shows up-to-date analysis of natural hazards currently visible from space anywhere in the world, using detailed descriptions of satellite imagery and a seamless web-based navigation system.

Humanitarian Early Warning Service - A Global Multi-Hazard Watch Service to Support Humanitarian Preparedness

U.S Drought Monitor - National Drought Mitigation Center at the University of Nebraska in cooperation with NOAA, USGS and the USDA, shows current drought conditions and near-term forecasts.

National Weather Service West Coast and Alaska Tsunami Warning Center - The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reports the most recent tsunami events and warnings in the Pacific and the Americas on this map.

Munich Re Natural Catastrophes 2012 - A map showing the worldwide distribution of natural disasters in 2012

Contributed by Corina Cerovski-Darriau, Katie Ackerly, Wilson Bonner and Linda Rowan, AGI Geoscience Policy Staff; Peter Douglas, 2005 AGI/AAPG Fall Intern; Jenny Fisher, 2006 AGI/AAPG Spring Intern; Jessica Rowland, 2006 AGI/AIPG Summer Intern; Carrie Donnelly, 2006 AGI/AIPG Summer Intern; Rachel Bleshman, 2006 AGI/AAPG Fall Intern; Erin Gleeson, 2007 AGI/AAPG Spring Intern; Dana Thomas, 2011 AGI/AAPG Spring Intern; and Brittany Huhmann, 2013 AGI/AIPG Summer Intern.

Posted: June 11, 2000; Last updated August 14, 2013

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