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Flood Safety

Planning ahead for flooding will protect you and your family, your property, your finances and your piece of mind. This is especially true if you live in a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) designated flood zone. To find out more about flood zones, see Flood Zones.

Facts About Flooding

Preparing for a Flood

When Flooding Occurs, Follow this Advice from FEMA

More information can be found at the flooding section of the FEMA website.

After the Flood

Things To Have When You Return To Your Home

For more safety tips, see Dealing with Flood Damage.

Resources

This American Red Cross website has information about Are You Ready for a Flood or Flash Flood? 

The British Columbia government has information about "Emergency Preparedness, Response and Recovery

FEMA has a website for kids called Ready. The message for kids is Prepare. Plan. Stay Informed. This site contains information geared towards kids on how to prepare for a flood.  

Disclaimer: The information on this page is merely a summary of flood safety information. For more complete information, follow the provided links to other websites.

Last updated Jan 25, 2017