This Citizen Corps Notification is provided by FEMA’s Individual and Community Preparedness Division.
We would like to provide an update on the earthquake and tsunami that has impacted Japan and the U.S. Pacific Region. FEMA is closely monitoring the affects of the earthquake and subsequent tsunami that struck Japan early this morning, and as directed by the President, FEMA is in close contact and coordination with state and local officials and stands ready to support them in any way needed, through our regional offices in the West Coast and in the pacific area.
FEMA is working in support of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) who is the lead federal agency when it comes to responding to international disasters. Continue reading