FEMA's Hazard Mitigation Grant Program: Overview and Issues

Since 1989, the federal government has spent over $96.1 billion for disaster assistance provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Over $4.4 billion of the disaster assistance was for hazard mitigation of natural disasters such as floods, wildfires, hurricanes, tornados, and earthqu...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Paris Love, Natalie
Format: Technical Report
Language:en_US
Published: Board of the Research Committee on Disasters. International Sociological Association. 2009
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Online Access:http://hdl.handle.net/10590/2426