As a Primary Agency, the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) often provides the Natural and Cultural Resources (NCR) Recovery Support Function (RSF) Field Coordinator, as well as Subject Matter Experts from DOI Bureaus and Offices who might be deployed or work remotely to support recovery activities. Before and after a disaster, DOI has only limited resources and legal authorities to support Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Local, State, Tribal, Territorial, and Insular Area governments. As the NCR RSF Primary Agency, DOI:
In DOI’s role as a Primary Agency, the following DOI Bureaus and Offices provide assistance, subject to the availability of funds and authorization:
For more information on assistance that may be provided by these DOI Bureaus and Offices, see the NCR RSF Concept of Operations Plan.