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Natural Disasters: A Resource Guide

Disaster Data

Alice S. Kandell, photographer. [Landslide by mountain village in northern Sikkim]. May 1971. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

The following selected sites act as portals to datasets concerning natural hazards and disasters. While mainly focused on the United States, some of these sites include global datasets on severe weather events.

Most are easily accessible through a web browser, though some may require an account creation in order to download the datasets.