The Idaho Disaster Center
Web guide and source for Idaho State information, news, weather, county and city emergency management sites online. For links to disasters, travel & road conditions, maps, history, government services, public programs, records and research use the Idaho Disaster Center homepage.

The Horse Review Animal Disaster Preparedness Directory
A series of web pages featuring equine disaster information.

American Red Cross Community Disaster Education Materials
Listing of educational materials available through the Red Cross.

Bureau of Disaster Services
Names and phone numbers for key personnel at the Idaho Bureau of Disaster Services.

University of Florida - The Disaster Handbook
Prepared by the UF Coperative Extension Service/Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences. Comprehensive site which is viewed with Adobe Acrobat Reader.

University of Wisconsin disaster handbook
Designed for agents to provide information on floods, fire, drought, tornadoes, winter storms along with family and community issues.

Extension Disaster Education Network
A guide to disaster-related information available from EDEN members, FEMA, and other disaster organizations and agencies.

USDA/Disaster Assistance
On disaster assistance ranging from food stamps, keeping food safe to assistance for farmers.

USDA Emergency Preparedness Personnel Directory
Key personnel involved in the nationwide Department of Agriculture (USDA) emergency organization formed to carry out the Secretary's statutory and Executive Order emergency preparedness responsibilities.

Coping with Droughts
Dealing with dry weather.

USGS Outreach
Geologic highlights helpful for the public, educators, students, scientists, businesses, and government agencies.

The Federal Response Plan
Assumptions, policies, concept of operations, organizational structures and specific assignments of responsibility to the departments and agencies in providing federal response assistance to supplement the state and local response efforts.

National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster
Coordinates planning efforts by many voluntary organizations responding to disaster.

U.S. Department of Agriculture Departmental Administration
Types of assistance available, where to apply...

Repairing Storm Damage To Trees
"How to" manual for repairing tress which have been damaged due to storms.

Mail Us!

Responding to Idaho Disasters provides information, resources and links to assist individuals in recovering from and preparing for a disaster. Idaho-specific links and resources are included

If you would like to make comments about this site or to have questions answered about disasters, contact me at or:

Tom Karsky
Biological and Agricultural Engineering Dept.
University of Idaho
Moscow, ID 83844-0904
(208) 885-7627