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Multi-Hazard Events

Multi-Hazard events for which NCDA&CS prepares for, but are not limited to, the following events or circumstances:

Natural Disasters

  • Hurricanes and severe weather events
  • Fires/forest fires
  • Earthquakes
  • Tornadoes
  • Catastrophic animal or plant diseases or pests

Man Made Events

  • Food recalls
  • Biological accidents
  • Accidental introduction of a foreign animal disease or a zoonotic disease into the state's animal or livestock population
  • Accidental introduction of a foreign plant disease or pest into the state's plant or crop populations

Terrorist Acts

  • Intentional introduction of a foreign animal disease
  • Intentional introduction of a plant disease



NCDA&CS Emergency Programs Division, Sharron Stewart, Director
Mailing Address:1035 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699
Physical Address: 2 West Edenton Street, Raleigh, NC 27601
Phone: (919) 807-4300 Fax: (919) 807-4303