Recovery Core Capabilities

There are eight core capabilities for recovery.

Planning IconPlanning

Public Information and Warning Icon Public Information and Warning

Operational Coordination IconOperational Coordination

Economic Recovery IconEconomic Recovery

Health and Social Services IconHealth and Social Services

Housing IconHousing

Infrastructure Systems IconInfrastructure Systems

Natural and Cultural Resources IconNatural and Cultural Resources

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Core Capabilities
Prevention Protection Mitigation Response Recovery
Public Information and Warning
Operational Coordination
Intelligence and Information Sharing

Community Resilience

Long-Term Vulnerability Reduction

Risk and Disaster Resilience Assessment

Threats and Hazards Identification

Infrastructure Systems

Interdiction and Disruption

Critical Transportation

Environmental Response/Health and Safety

Fatality Management Services

Fire Management and Suppression

Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Mass Care Services

Mass Search and Rescue Operations

On-Scene Security, Protection, and Law Enforcement

Operational Communications

Public Health, Healthcare, and Emergency Medical Services

Situational Assessment

Economic Recovery

Health and Social Services


Natural and Cultural Resources

Screening, Search, and Detection

Forensics and Attribution

Access Control and Identity Verification


Physical Protective Measures

Risk Management for Protection Programs and Activities

Supply Chain Integrity and Security