As a first step in planning any trip abroad, check the Travel Advisories for your intended destination. You can see the world at a glance on the color-coded map.
Find detailed geographical, demographic, and statistical information for every country in the world. Information is also available in a free download form for easy offline access.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) website is a great resource for the latest emergency headlines, disaster preparedness information and how to apply for federal or state emergency assistance.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) is a treasure trove of information to stay on top of weather happenings, as well as oceanic research and aquatic developments.
Visit is the U.S. Geological Survey website to obtain real-time data and information on current conditions and earth observations. Various data, tools, maps, software and publications are available for individual and company usage.
The FEMA podcast is an audio program series available to anyone interested in learning more about the Agency, hearing about innovation in the field of emergency management, and listening to stories about communities and individuals recovering after disasters.