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Video: Novato Creek from Above

Novato Creek flows into San Pablo Bay (Photo by CLE)

Not everyone has the chance to see Novato Creek as it flows into San Pablo Bay. CLE, a consultant to Zone 1 in Novato, flew a drone over Novato Creek on January 9th which provides a birds-eye view. Watch the YouTube video.

Southern Marin Watershed Guide

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The Southern Marin Watershed Guide is available for download.

Home Elevation Grant

View FEMA requirements for assistance with home raising over flood elevation.

Game of Floods wins County Innovation Award

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A board game that challenges players to adapt to sea level rise, king tides and storm surges has been honored by the Marin County Board of Supervisors as the top innovation of the year.
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Tidal Flooding in Marin

High water at on-ramp to Highway 101

Caltrans and County of Marin have prepared an Informational sheet on the flooding at Manzanita, Highway 101 at Highway 1. View it here.

Hands-on Bank Stabilization Workshop

Back by popular demand! Join the Marin Resource Conservation District for a hands-on workshop.

Participants learn hands-on techniques

Saturday January 28, 2017
* Learn to use nature-based solutions
* Hear from restoration expert Dr. Ann L. Riley
RSVP required!
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Winter is Here! Are You Prepared?

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Visit our Flood Preparedness page to learn how to prepare for winter storms.

Weather and Tides

For the latest rain update, check the National Weather Service's precipitation outlook. Track the latest on El Nino at NOAA's Climate Protection Center.

See NOAA's Tides & Currents website for the latest tide information. Upcoming 2017 dates with tides predicted to be at or above 6.5 ft. include:

January 8-14
February 7-10
April 28
May 25-28
June 20-26
July 18-25
August 16-22
November 4-7
December 1-6
December 29-31

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