The NEHRP Coalition encourages comprehensive, realistic and affordable measures for reducing the harmful effects of earthquakes to acceptable levels nationwide. The Coalition represents the views of over 250,000 scientists, engineers, architects and emergency response leaders of the earthquake community. The focus of the coalition is to seek full funding at the authorized levels for the NEHRP Program.

Breaking News ...

The NEHRP Advisory Committee for Earthquake Hazards Reduction has delivered its first formal report to the NIST Deputy Director. This report is now posted for public viewing on the NEHRP web site. (5/30/2008)


The National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) now has its own active website with updates, success stories and other information. Please visit at www.NEHRP.gov.

National Science and Technology Council's Subcommittee on Disaster Reduction announces the availability of a set of implemention plans for meeting the Grand Challenges for Disaster Reduction. Details at the Subcommittee's website www.sdr.gov.

National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program Releases 2008 Annual Report (3/27/2008) Read Full Report

USGS Launches Web Site and Facts Sheets on Earthquakes, Floods, Hurricanes, Landslides, Tsunamis, Volcanoes, and Wildfires (07/26/2006) Details here.

NEHRP Coalition submitted comments to NIST on NEHRP Strategic Plan. (05/26/2006)  Read Comments