Hurricane Notes

Resources

A number of our partners developed resources related to Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. We are sharing with you some of the items shared with us. Some may prove useful for future storms.

Florida

Like many Florida information sources, resources connected with Hurricane Irma are found on a county by county or city basis.

COSEE Florida short about hurricane protection – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wizVtUuOTyA

Florida Department of Emergency Management – http://www.floridadisaster.org/

Florida Sea Grant – https://www.flseagrant.org/news/2017/09/hurricane-irma-resources-for-getting-your-home-family-and-business-prepared/

Humane Society of Broward County – http://humanebroward.com/

Humane Society of Tampa Bay – http://humanesocietytampa.org/

Hurricane Irma Community Recovery Fund – http://newfloridamajority.org/wp/get-involved/donate/irmacommunityrecoveryfund/?org=1312&lvl=100&ite=142&lea=1294&ctr=0&par=1&trk

Jacksonville Humane Society – http://www.jaxhumane.org/

Louisiana

Governor’s Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness – http://gohsep.la.gov/

Louisiana Emergency –  http://emergency.louisiana.gov/

Louisiana Humane Society – http://news.humanela.org/

Louisiana Sea Grant Hurricane Resources –  https://www.laseagrant.org/resources/hurricanes/

The SPCA of Louisiana –  https://www.la-spca.org/

Texas

Houston Humane Society –  http://www.houstonhumane.org/

GivingCity Austin –  http://www.givingcityaustin.com/takeaction/how-austin-can-help-hurricane-harvey-flood-victims/

National Estuarine Research Reserve Association NEERA Harvey Recovery: Help Our Texas Reserve – http://www.nerra.org/how-you-can-help/give-today/

San Antonio Area Foundation Disaster Relief Funding –  http://saafdn.org/Nonprofits/Grants/DisasterReliefFunding.aspx

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) Hurricane Response –
https://www.tceq.texas.gov/response/hurricanes

Texas Department of Insurance – https://www.tdi.texas.gov/consumer/storms/recoverytips.html

Texas Department of Public Safety – http://www.dps.texas.gov/dem/

Texas Hurricane Center – https://gov.texas.gov/hurricane

Texas Monthly – https://www.texasmonthly.com/the-daily-post/ways-can-help-people-hurricane-harvey/

Texas Sea Grant – http://texasseagrant.org/programs/post-hurricane-harvey-recovery-resources/

The Galveston Daily News Commentary – Some thoughts about recovery from an Ike survivor – http://www.galvnews.com/opinion/guest_columns/article_a9bbc493-13f8-5089-8630-e4b7cf159b3a.html

The SPCA of Texas – https://www.spca.org/

University of Texas Marine Science Institute (UTMSI) Hurricane Harvey Relief –  https://hornraiser.utexas.edu/project/7548

General

American Red Cross – www.redcross.org

FEMA Resources 

GCOOS Products

GoMURC Consortia – Community stands ready to assist marine labs hit by the recent hurricanes by connecting with other universities in the region. Consortia contacts are at http://gomurc.fio.usf.edu/index.php/about-us/organization

Habitat for Humanity – https://www.habitat.org/

Kilroy Academy Resources – http://www.kilroyacademy.org/karesource_open.php?id=2030 

National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster – https://www.nvoad.org/hurricane-harvey/hurricane-harvey/

National Weather Service

Natural Hazards Center (University of Colorado Boulder)
https://hazards.colorado.edu/article/hurricane-harvey-resources-for-understanding-hurricane-harvey-and-other-extreme-coastal-events

NOAA Resources 

North Carolina Sea Grant – Preparing for Hazardous Weather: After a Flood https://ncseagrant.ncsu.edu/currents/2016/10/preparing-for-hazardous-weather-after-a-flood/

PAWS 4 A Cure – Donations for veterinary care – https://www.firstgiving.com/paws4acure/lend-a-paw

Smart Home America – http://www.smarthomeamerica.org/ 

State of Alabama – Office of the Governor Kay Ivey – Hurricane Irma – http://governor.alabama.gov/irma

State of Alabama – Office of the Governor Kay Ivey – Help for Texas – http://governor.alabama.gov/helpfortexas

Teachers of Tomorrow – https://www.teachersoftomorrow.org/texas-teachers-adopt-texas-classroom

The Salvation Army – www.helpsalvationarmy.org

The United Way Florida – http://www.uwof.org/

The United Way Texas – www.uwtexas.org/hurricane-harvey

USA.gov Financial Assistance After a Disaster https://www.usa.gov/disaster-financial-help

USF College of Public Health – Hurricane Preparedness must knows – https://hscweb3.hsc.usf.edu/health/publichealth/news/hurricane-preparedness-must-knows/

USFWS Southeast – Public advisory on sea turtle nests and Hurricane Irma – https://www.fws.gov/southeast/news/2017/09/public-advisory-on-sea-turtle-nests-and-hurricane-irma/

USGS Resources  

 

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