Recovering From Disasters

During times of natural disaster, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offers educational resources to reduce the personal impact of natural disasters, working in partnership with the local, state and federal agencies addressing the disaster.  This page is updated with research-based educational resources for specific types of disaster (flooding, drought, storm, etc.) when events occur.

Dealing with Flooding

Recent heavy rains are causing repeated flooding of some areas of Iowa. These resources answer questions about health and safety and give guidance to clean up.

The best time to plan for a disaster is before an event occurs