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Flood Preparedness Information & Resources

Flood Safety   Countywide
Homeowners Guide for Flood Prevention and Response
Learn how to flood-proof your property.
  2016-17 Storm Season Contacts
Contact information for county departments and cities.
Guía para Propietarios de Viviendas
sobre la Prevención y Respuesta
a las Inundaciones
  Sand Bag Stations
Locations where sandbags are available.
How to Fight Flooding at Home
How to fill and place sandbags.
  Real-time Rainfall, River-Stream
and Reservoir Data

Countywide rainfall data.
Homeowner's Guide to Erosion Control
Prevent soil erosion on your property.
  Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to storm related questions.
Be Winter Wise!
Flood preparedness before, during, and after a storm.
  Santa Barbara County
Office of Emergency Management

County OEM website.
FEMA   State
FEMA Flood Zone Look-up
Check if your property is in a flood zone
  California Flood Preparedness Website
More information from the California Department of Water Resources.
Federal Emergency Management Agency website.
  Southern California Flood Risk Video
Information on flooding in Southern California.
National Flood Insurance Program

Information on flood insurance.
FEMA Publications
Links to FEMA publications that address flooding.

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Last updated: December 9, 2015

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