Resources and Links

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Links:
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
FEMA Flood Smart
Ready America
FEMA Map Service Center
Flood Insurance Study Los Angeles County

FEMA Publications:
A Unified National Program for Floodplain Management (FEMA 100)
Addressing Your Community's Flood Problems A Guide for Elected Officials (FEMA 309)
Alluvial Fans: Hazards and Management (FEMA-165)
Answer to Questions about the National Flood Insurance Program (FEMA-084)
Design Guidelines for Flood Damage Reduction (FEMA-15)
Elevated Residential Structures (FEMA-54)
Engineering Principles and Practices of Retrofitting Floodprone Structures (FEMA-259)
Guidelines and Specifications for Flood Hazard Mapping Partners (July 2015)
Homeowner's Guide to Retrofitting Second Edition (FEMA-312)
How the NFIP Works (FEMA-025)
Managing Floodplain Development in Approximate Zone A Areas (FEMA-265)
Myths and Facts about the NFIP (FEMA-002)
National Flood Insurance Program: Worst Guest List (FEMA-078)
Natural and Beneficial Functions of Floodplains
Preferred Risk Policy for Business (FEMA-437)
Preferred Risk Policy for Homeowners and Renters (FEMA-436)
Protecting Building Utilities from Flood Damage (FEMA P-348)
Protecting Manufactured Homes from Floods and Other Hazards (FEMA P-85)
The Choice is Yours (FEMA-073)

State of California Links:
State of California Emergency Management Agency
State of California Department of Water Resources (DWR)
State of California DWR Flood Safe

County of Los Angeles Links:
National Weather Service
Sign Up For Emergency Alerts (Alert LA County)
Natural Floodplain Functions
County of Los Angeles Office of Emergency Management
County of Los Angeles Fire Department
Disaster Routes
Disaster Preparedness Resources
Real-TimeRain Gage Data
Weather Forecasting and Flood Awareness Guides
Fire Disaster Information
Homeowner's Guide for Flood, Debris And Erosion Control
Sandbags Pick Up Locations (Map)
Ready LA County
Flood Protection Libraries List

Other Useful Links:
Incident Information System
Association of State Floodplain Managers
Floodplain Management Association