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Corporate Author United States. Department of Homeland Security. Office of Inspector General.

Title A performance review of FEMA's disaster management activities in response to Hurricane Katrina [electronic resource] / Department of Homeland Security, Office of Inspector General.

Imprint [Washington, D.C.] : Dept. of Homeland Security, Office of Inspections and Special Reviews, [2006]


Description [6], 210 p. : digital, PDF file.
Note Title from title screen (viewed on March 15, 2007).
"March 2006."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "[The report reviews] FEMA's activities in response to Hurricane Katrina, which details FEMA's responsibilities for three of the four major phases of disaster management - preparedness, response, and recovery - during the first five weeks of the federal response. In addition, [the contributors] evaluated FEMA's preparedness and readiness efforts over the past ten years to determine its organizational capability and posture prior to Hurricane Katrina"--Executive summary.
System Details Mode of access : via Internet from the DHS web site. Address as of 12/5/06:; current access is available via PURL.
Subject United States. Federal Emergency Management Agency.
Disaster relief -- Government policy -- United States.
Disaster relief -- Gulf States.
Emergency management -- Government policy -- United States.
Emergency management -- Gulf States.
Hazard mitigation -- United States.
Hurricane Katrina, 2005.
Intergovernmental cooperation -- United States.
Added Author Skinner, Richard L., 1947-
Hodges, Marcia Moxey.

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