Department of the Interior Hazard Mapping

Federal, state, and local officials – as well as members of the public – can access up-to-date information about current natural disaster hazards across the country using the DOI (Department of the Interior) Interior Geospatial Emergency Management System (IGEMS).

igems_mapIncluded among the potential hazards are wildfires, floods, earthquakes, and hurricanes. The map is highly interactive, allowing users to update the “Layers” menu to obtain the most relevant information. In addition, users may click on specific events to obtain additional details about the hazard.

IGEMS is supported by the DOI’s Office of Emergency Management.

Advertisements

One thought on “Department of the Interior Hazard Mapping

  1. Pingback: Department of the Interior Hazard Mapping | Kansas Cultural Heritage Emergency Resources Network

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s