Emergency Resources

Disasters happen. At the Climate Hubs, we are here to support the long-term recovery of your lands and provide information and support on actions that can be taken to adapt to a changing climate. For resources and services that support emergency situations, please visit the USDA Disaster Resource Center which provides information on a variety of specific event types and resources on preparation, recovery, and USDA assistance during disaster events.

As California manages a worsening drought, we have complied a number of resources that may be of use for drought monitoring, response, and recovery.  Current Drought Conditions See more on current California drought conditions Drought Monitoring Drought monitoring data and…

Included below is a collection of state-level drought information from a variety of sources for Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington. This is a living document that will be updated as new information becomes available. For USDA disaster assistance programs to help farmers and…

Farming can be a challenging occupation here in the Midwest. Producers, ranchers and their families face many difficulties that can lead to stress: financial problems, marketing uncertainties, production challenges, mental health issues, social pressures and natural disasters (…

2019 has proven to be an extreme year weather-wise here in the Midwest--from extreme cold in January, the Bomb Cyclone in March, and tornadoes in April to extensive rain and subsequent flooding in May and June. The Midwest states are no strangers to disaster. As we look back on…

The Southeast Climate Hub partnered with the University of Florida to host a free Building Agricultural Resilience to Hurricanes Workshop on November 15, 2018 in Gainesville, Florida. The workshop brought together over 60 USDA, Extension, and research professionals to discuss…

National National Interagency Fire Center InciWeb Risk Assessment Dashboard-for fire managers and incident command teams Interagency Wildland Fire Air Quality Response Program Wildfire Smoke: A Guide for Public Health Officials Smoke-Ready Toolbox for Wildfires National…