|Community Planning and Development Program||The office works to develop viable communities that provide opportunities for low- and moderate-income people through a variety of public-private partnerships. Aspects of these efforts include affordable housing as well as community and economic development.||http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?
|Office of Public and Indian Housing||The office focuses on safe, affordable housing including creation of possibilities for residents to become self-sufficient and economically stable (Link 1). The Capital Fund Emergency’Natural Disaster Funding is a financial reserve for public housing agencies (PHAs) that experience emergency situations or a natural disaster subject to compliance with certain requirements (Link 2).||(1)
|U.S. Department of the Interior|
|U.S. Geological Survey||Primary earth science organization in the Department of the Interior. As part of the agency’s purview over processes operating in the Earth science system, it includes a specific focus on monitoring and assessing natural hazards and helping to develop strategies for resilience.||http://www.usgs.gov/natural_hazards/;
|Independent Agencies and Corporations:|
|National Aeronautics and Space Administration|
|Applied Sciences Program||The program uses Earth science data derived from NASA||http://www.coastal.ssc.nasa.gov/|