Citing the source of FEMA data and disclaimers

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How should I cite the source of FEMA data including any disclaimers?


As listed in the API Terms & Conditions: users of FEMA's API should cite the date that FEMA data were accessed or retrieved using the APIs.

  • Users must clearly state that "This product uses the Federal Emergency Management Agency's API, but is not endorsed by FEMA."
  • FEMA cannot verify the quality and/or timeliness of any data or any analysis derived therefrom after the data has been retrieved from FEMA.gov .
  • The logos and/or seals of FEMA and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) may not be used without prior written authorization from FEMA or DHS.

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