Old SanJuan, Puerto Rico, after Hurricane Maria in 2017

photo by: Jason Heskewvia/AP

Disaster Recovery

Helping historic communities recover from climate- and weather-related disasters

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Building owners face a distinct set of challenges in responding to natural disasters, such as the catastrophic flooding brought on by the recent Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, or the deadly wildfires in Montana and along the West Coast.

While people can rely to a certain extent on local, city, and state agencies to provide post-disaster services, they are ultimately responsible for caring for their own properties. The resources below can help building owners respond quickly and effectively in order to minimize property damage and ensure a safe return home.

Preservation Leadership Forum: Disaster Recovery Resources

Preservation Leadership Forum offers comprehensive information about how to prepare, respond, and recover from natural disasters.

Being prepared for a disaster can help mitigate extensive damage to your historic home or property and give you peace of mind. From fires to hurricanes to floods, this collection of stories provides you with the tools and resources you need to stay one step ahead of the unthinkable.

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