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Trump declares state of emergency as Hurricane Michael leaves Georgia battered. Tamar Hallerman, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, October 11, 2018

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Hurricane Florence is slashing the Carolinas in the opening act of a 3-day, coastal disaster. Nicole Chavez, associate writer CNN, September 13, 2018

 Hurricane Florence: over 1m ordered to evacuate in Virginia and CarolinasHurricane Florence: over 1m ordered to evacuate in Virginia and Carolinas

2017 hurricanes: Harvey, Irma, Maria, Alberto

Gov. Scott declares state of emergency in Florida ahead of Alberto. WFLA Web Staff, May 26, 2018

Maria - Puerto Rico

What every American needs to know about Puerto Rico’s hurricane disaster. Brian Resnick and Eliza Barclay, Vox, Oct 3, 2017
Gov. Scott Declares State of Emergency to Help Hurricane Victims From Puerto Rico, Opens Disaster Relief Centers. by John Lucas, The Capitolist, Oct 2, 2017

President Donald J. Trump Approves Puerto Rico Disaster Declaration. The White House Office of the Press Secretary, September 21, 2017

See also: Disasters and Emergencies: Legal authorities and the military’s role. Charlie Dunlap, J.D. Lawfire, 21 September 2017


TEMA status raised to Level 3- State of Emergency as Irma moves through Tennessee. Ben Benton, The Times Free Press, September 11th, 2017
Violence Erupts on Desperate Caribbean Islands: ‘All the Food Is Gone’. Azam Ahmed and Kirk Semple. New York Times, Sept. 10, 2017

Evacuate now and avoid Irma's wrath: 'You can always party later'. Joe Sterling and Ralph Ellis, CNN, September 9, 2017

NC governor declares state of emergency ahead of ‘powerful’ Hurricane Irma: ‘Get ready’. Josh Shaffer, Abbie Bennett and Anne Blythe, The News & Observer, September 06, 2017
South Carolina declares state of emergency, seeks federal disaster declaration for Hurricane Irma. Andy Shain and Jamie Lovegrove, The Post and Courier, Sep 6, 2017

Florida activates price gouging hotline ahead of Irma. Stan Chambers, WTSP 10 News, September 06, 2017

NRA threatens lawsuit after US Virgin Islands governor orders weapons seizure. Fox News, September 05, 2017

Trump Declares Emergencies as Hurricane Irma Intensifies. NY Times, the Associated Press, Sep. 5, 2017


GISCorps Rallies Hurricane Harvey Response. Sensors & Systems, Sept. 5th, 2017
FEMA avoids disaster in Houston — so far. The Washington Post editorial, August 31, 2017

Hurricane Harvey Triggers Price-gouging Law — in Oklahoma. Steve Byas, The New American Magazine. 31 August 2017

After Harvey, flood insurance needs reform.The Washington Post editorial, August 30, 2017

NASA Finding Harvey’s Strongest Storms. NASA. August 30, 2017

Lawyers licensed outside Texas can provide help to Harvey victims, Texas high court order says. Debra Cassen Weiss August 30, 2017

Will emergency loans be the next mess in Texas? Danny Vinik, Politico, August 30,2017

NASA Finding Harvey’s Strongest Storms. NASA. August 30, 2017

Trump makes disaster declaration for Hurricane Harvey. Sophie Tatum and Jeremy Diamond, CNN, August 26, 2017