Part of being prepared is being well informed. Do you know what types of disasters you may have to face?

Use the links in the navigation at left to learn more about specific disasters that could occur in your region. Or click on the "Fact Sheet Series" link below for a more extensive list.


Fact Sheet Series



Test Your Disaster IQ

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expand/collapse  How are most wildfires started?

expand/collapse  What is the leading cause of deaths during floods?

expand/collapse  When was the last flu pandemic?

expand/collapse  What is carbon monoxide and why is it dangerous after a disaster?

expand/collapse  How many tornadoes strike Texas each year?

expand/collapse  Do you live in Flash Flood Alley?

expand/collapse  What is the number-one cause of hurricane deaths?