Natural Disasters: Resources for EH Practitioners
This page includes resources for environmental health practitioners on disaster preparedness and response.
Emergency and Terrorism Preparedness for Environmental Health Practitioners – general information on flood issues including cleanup as well as food, water and shelter protection
Guidance on Microbial Contamination in Previously Flooded Outdoor Areas – guidance to help health authorities assess the level of risk posed by microbial contamination after a flood event
Emergency Preparedness and Response Natural Disasters & Severe Weather website – information on floods, hurricanes, and other disaster information
Public Health Emergency Response Guide for State, Local, and Tribal Public Health Directors - Version 2.0 – guidance and information that will assist during the response to an emergency or disaster