Faced with the daunting responsibility of building and repairing the infrastructure of devastated communities, civil engineers are at the forefront of efforts to minimize loss to life and property through preparedness and mitigation. ASCE provides a range of resources to help civil engineers, related professionals and the public contribute to this important effort.
Committees and Coalitions
Committee on Critical Infrastructure
Council on Disaster Risk Management
Mitigation Pre- and Post-Disaster Committee
Natural Hazards Alliance Supports Federal hazards mitigation research and improved emergency response to natural hazards.
NEHRP Coalition Supports funding for the National Earthquake Hazards Research Program.
Wind Hazard Reduction Coalition Supports funding for the National Windstorm Impact Reduction Program.
Disaster Risk Assessment and Mitigation
Natural Hazards Review (Journal)
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