There are ways to prepare for severe weather events, and effectively deal with their aftermath. Use these UF/IFAS Disaster Preparation & Recovery resources to get started. In addition, you can find relevant disaster preparation content and insight through UF/IFAS blogs.
Designed specifically for homeowners, the Florida Homeowner's Handbook to Prepare for Natural Disasters is a critical resource for anyone wanting to reduce the risks to both their family and property from the threats of natural hazards. This handbook covers basic information on emergency preparedness, evacuation planning, flood and wind insurance, and steps to take to protect your property.