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Mitigation Month

We are sharing why mitigation matters throughout the month of August. With the increasing threat of climate change, it’s more important than ever to act now and minimize the impact of disasters.

Public Assistance
$20 B

Public Assistance grants awarded (in billions) so far in 2021.

2021 Mitigation Grants
716

Number of hazard mitigation assistance sub-grants awarded so far in calendar year 2021.

2021 Disaster Declarations
59

Disaster declarations for states and counties. See the Declarations.

2021 Fire Incidents
23

Fire Incidents for states and counties. See the incidents.