This Version Posted: March 17, 2022
Floods are the most common natural hazard in Canada. Protect yourself from flooding. Know what to do before, during and after a flood.
Keep COVID-19 in mind, even during a flood emergency. Follow any advice/direction of municipal staff if picking up sandbags at a municipal depot and continue to take precautions to reduce your risk of illness.
For further help, call the Health Unit at 1-866-888-4577, ext. 5006.
You should check with your local municipality about flood preparations, including the availability of sandbags. If you are experiencing an immediate flood emergency, call your local municipality or 911.
Local Conservation Authorities
Water Levels on Area Lakes and Waterways
- Flood Forecasting and Warning Program
- Dealing With Floods Before, During and After
- Emergency Management Ontario