Alaska Flooding (DR-4122)
Resources for local information:
- Alaska's Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Management has a 2013 Spring Flood Response page.
- To donate cash or volunteer, visit Alaska's Donation Information page.
- KIYU Yukon Wireless provides local updates from Galena, Alaska's radio station.
- To see what the locals are talking about, visit the Yukon River Rescue Facebook group (you must be logged into Facebook to see this page).
- Watch videos on fish wheels, AmeriCorps, feeding and sheltering, mitigation work in Eagle, Galena's recovery, and tribal relations.
- To see photos from affected areas in Alaska, visit FEMA's Alaska Spring Flooding photo album on Facebook.
- More photos from Alaska are available in the FEMA photo library.
- Check out satellite images from NASA of before and during the flooding in Alaska.
- Are you prepared for the next disaster? Watch the American Red Cross's video on what not to put in your emergency kit.
Learn more about ice jams from the National Weather Service.
The Tanana Chiefs Conference Office of Environmental Health needs your feedback so they can improve services during flooding and other emergency response events. Take their survey.
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