Flood Preparedness Fair
The Rain Year
Total rainfall at our rain gauges for the Rain Year October 1, 2015 through September 30, 2016, in inches, were:
Upper Coyote Creek (Mill Valley): 33.49 in
Arroyo Corte Madera del Presidio (Mill Valley): 30.18
Oceana Marin (Dillon Beach): 22.38
Pt Reyes Station: 28.45
Zone 4 Vegetation Maintenance
Conservation Corps North Bay will perform annual creek maintenance on East and West Creeks in Zone 4 to increase hydraulic capacity in the channels during the rainy season. View photos.
Novato Creek Dredging July 25 - October 31
10/12 Dredge work is almost complete; work continues under the Redwood Blvd bridge and downstream of the SMART bridge. Work continues on the horizontal levee in Deer Island Basin.
Summer Pump Maintenance
Several Flood Control pumps are being cleaned this summer to maintain optimal performance during winter storms. This photo shows a pump intake, which will be sand-blasted and coated before re-installation.
Home Elevation Grant
FEMA has a grant program to asist homeowners with raising their homes above the flood elevation. View grant requirements.
Southern Marin Watershed Guide
The Southern Marin Watershed Guide is available for download.
Novato Watershed Program Releases Alternatives Analysis
Tidal Flooding in Marin
Caltrans and County of Marin have prepared an Informational sheet on the flooding at Manzanita, Highway 101 at Highway 1. View it here.
Woodacre Fish Passage Project
Weather and Tides
See NOAA's Tides & Currents website for the latest tide information. Upcoming dates with tides predicted to be at or above 6.5 ft. include:
October 16-19; November 12-16; December 10-16.