The DHSEM Mitigation and Recovery Section has compiled the resources below to share with stakeholders involved in recovery efforts.
Burned Area Emergency Response ( BAER) Teams
A BAER Team is a standing or ad hoc group of technical specialists (hydrologist, rangeland management specialists, biologists, soil scientists) that are assigned to prepared a plan or report on the burn area.
Business Contingency Planning, Business Continuity
Continuity of Government
Debris Flow Hazards
Disaster Assistance Center
A disaster assistance center is an easily-accessed facility (fixed or mobile) where victims can go to receive information, assistance and/or applications. Agencies represented in a disaster assistance center will vary depending on the need and availability.
Emergency Support Function (ESF) 14
Federal Disaster Recovery Assistance
FEMA Public Assistance Program (PA)
Local Recovery Tools
Some communities impacted by events over the past years have opted to hire or designate someone as the Recovery Manager. The position description has varied based on need, ranging from individual/family case manager to recovery committee/task force administrator to rebuilding/reconstruction coordinator to grant writer/administrator. What each community will need depends on its own circumstances.