Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Recovery Activities

2019 Supplemental Appropriations Activities

The Additional Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief Act of 2019 (H.R. 2157) was signed by the President on June 6, 2019. The USGS received $98.5 million to support recovery and rebuilding activities in the wake of the 2018 Kīlauea volcano eruption, Hurricanes Florence and Michael, the Anchorage earthquake, and California wildfires.


Dave Applegate, Ph.D.

Associate Director for Natural Hazards
Exercising the Delegated Authority of the Director, U.S. Geological Survey
Phone: 703-648-6600

Aimee Devaris

Regional Director
Region 11: Alaska
Phone: 907-786-7091

Holly Weyers

Regional Director
Region 2, Region 4, Region 6
Phone: 703-715-7020

Jo Ellen Hinck

USGS NRDAR Coordinator and Supplemental Science Coordinator
Columbia Environmental Research Center
Phone: 573-876-1808

Joseph Stachyra

Associate Program Coordinator for Operations
Coastal and Marine Hazards and Resources Program
Phone: 703-648-6069