Urban to Rural Evacuation Planning for Rural Population Surge
Meit, M., Briggs, T., and Kennedy, A. (2008). Urban to Rural Evacuation: Planning for Rural Population Surge. NORC Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis.
The authors conducted a literature review and a quantitative analysis of survey data to assess the likelihood of urban evacuation to rural areas and to provide recommendations for rural planning and response. The last section of the report contains a set of policy and planning recommendations.