We partner with the community to prepare for, respond to, mitigate the impacts of, and recover from disasters.
On August 31, 2016 the Fairbanks North Star Borough (FNSB) became the first borough in the State of Alaska to achieve StormReady Status. For more information on the National Weather Service (NWS) StormReady Program visit their website.
NOAA Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador
FNSB Emergency Management has been accepted as a NOAA Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador. The Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador initiative is an effort to formally recognize NOAA partners who are improving the nation's readiness against extreme weather, water, and climate events.