Guidance, Technical Assistance & Planning

Counter-Terrorism and Homeland Security

National Response Center Analysis Report (2005)
This report presents the findings of the NRT review of the National Response Center (NRC) and its services, including analysis of those agencies contributing funding, an inventory of resources and capabilities, and recommendations for its future role, including consideration of new responsibilities and coordination related to homeland security.

Environmental Protection Agency's Role in Counter-Terrorism (1998)
Identifies the responsibilities the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has been assigned and the authority EPA has been granted to prepare and respond to emergencies involving oil, hazardous materials and certain radiological substances. Outlines EPA's role in counter-terrorism and Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) response.

External Web Links

American Red Cross: Press Release on Obtaining Homeland Security Information

Journal of Homeland Security

Counterproliferation and Chemical and Biological Defense (DOD)

National Disaster Medical System (HHS) Terrorism

Center for Democracy & Technology

Center for Domestic Preparedness (FEMA)


Working together to protect against threats to our land, air and water

United States Environmental Protection Agency United States Coast Guard United States Department of State United States Department of Defense U.S. Department of Homeland Security (FEMA) United States Department of Energy United States Department of Agriculture United States Department of Health & Human Services United States Department of the Interior United States Department of Commerce United States Department of Transportation United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission United States General Services Administration United States Department of Justice United States Department of Labor