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OrganizationFederal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
http://www.fema.gov
FEMA helps teach people how to get through a disaster.

Web SiteEmergency Preparedness and Response
http://www.bt.cdc.gov/disasters/
This link contains information from the CDC on preparing for and handling a natural disaster or severe weather emergency. Events covered include tornadoes, earthquakes, landslides, wildfires, as well as severe heat and cold.

OrganizationAmerican Red Cross
http://www.redcross.org
The American Red Cross helps prepare communities for emergencies and works to keep people safe every day. The website has information on first aid, safety, and more.



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