Emergency Links

Georgia Emergency Management Agency

GEMA is the state agency that coordinates emergency and disaster response activities.  Its site includes information on storms and other disasters, as well as information about emergency shelters and evacuation.

Federal Emergency Management Agency

FEMA is the federal agency charged with reducing loss of life and property and protecting critical infrastructure from all types of hazards through an emergency management program including preparedness, response and recovery.  The FEMA Web site also includes tips for preparation and recovery from emergencies.

American Red Cross

American Red Cross Disaster Services offers tips for preparing for and recovering from disasters.  It includes information about disaster kits and recovery plans.

Weather Information

The National Weather Service provides weather, hydrologic and climate forecasts and warnings throughout the United States.