United States Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has developed as a way of disseminating information on the best ways to prepare for various disasters and natural events. The Tornadoes page includes things to do to prepare for a tornado, safety precautions to take during a tornado, and what to expect in the aftermath of a tornado producing storm.

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Subject: Environmental Science:Natural Hazards:Extreme Weather:tornadoes, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Meteorology:Extreme weather
Resource Type: Pedagogic Resources:Overview/Summary
Special Interest: Hazards
Theme: Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Weather, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Atmospheric Science, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Hazards, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Environmental Science