Salem Emergency Information: In times of emergency, Salem area residents will be directed to this webpage for the latest information regarding flooding, road closures, evacuations, shelters, sandbag locations, and other important information.
- 5 Survival Foods That Virtually Last Forever – Homesteader Depot
- American Red CrossAmerican Red Cross – Willamette ChapterEmergency Preparedness for Seniors
- Car Emergency Checklist: From Your Driveway to the Highway – New!
- City of Salem Emergency Management The City of Salem Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan (NHMP) (PDF)
- Consumer Safety Guide
- Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
- Disaster Prevention and Preparedness (PDF)
- DOGAMI Hazard Viewer – view many different geohazards in the state of Oregon. You can enter the address for your home, school, business, or public buildings in your area to see what hazards might affect you.
- Emergency Preparedness and Pets
- Emergency Preparedness Guide: Are You Ready? (PDF)
- Emergency Preparedness: Will You Be Ready if Disaster Strikes?
- FEMA – Federal Emergency Management Agency
- Guide for saving money on emergency supplies, preparedness courses, and other disaster prep gear in 2018
- Hiking Blog: How to Make a Survival Kit: A Complete Checklist
- Homeowners Guide to Lightning Safety
- How to Organize and Prepare for Disasters
- Important Legal Documents for Emergency Preparedness
- Kids guide to building disaster supply kits – Fixed link!
- National Safety Council: Emergency Preparedness: Are You Ready for a Disaster?
- Oregon Office of Emergency Management
- Oregon Resilience Plan (PDF)
- Preparing for Disasters in Your Home: What to Buy, What to Skip
- The Simple Dollar – An In-Depth Guide to Financial Emergency Preparedness
- Supporting Plans and Documents
- Ultimate Guide to Disaster Preparedness on a Budget
Northwest Interagency Coordination Center – Fire and air quality maps
Water Level Links
Here are some handy links to water data for major Salem streams/creeks and the Willamette River: