Fact Sheet: Floods and Flash Floods, 2011

(2011) Fact Sheet: Floods and Flash Floods, 2011. Iowa Department of Homeland Security & Emergency Management


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Mitigation pays. It includes any activities that prevent an emergency, reduce the chance of an emergency happening, or lessen the damaging effects of unavoidable emergencies. Investing in mitigation steps now such as constructing barriers such as levees and purchasing flood insurance will help reduce the amount of structural damage to your home and financial loss from building and crop damage should a flood or flash flood occur.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Floods, Flash Floods
Subjects: Natural resources and environment
Natural Disasters
Natural Disasters > Flood
ID Code: 11592
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 31 Oct 2011 13:28
Last Modified: 31 Oct 2011 13:28
URI: https://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/11592