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Flood Control
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There are extraordinary restoration projects being designed all around SF Bay. One of them is in the North Bay and is called "the Lower Novato Creek Redesign Project". With a history of flooding during large storms in downtown Novato, the community is supportive of projects that integrate flood control and include environmental enhancements.

Lower Novato Creek (photo courtesy San Francisco Bay joint Venture
Flood Control
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Bay Nature Spring 2015: Flood Control 2.0

Looking to the zone where creeks meet the Bay to guide our response to extreme storms and sea level rise

Novato Creek (Photo by David Wimpfheimer)
Storm damage
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Marin County Supervisors unanimously approved $1.7 million in emergency funding from one-time capital funds to continue repair of road, mudslide and levee damage that occurred during the December storms that might not be eligible for federal funding. 

Flood protection | Erosion
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Nature offers a powerful set of tools for addressing hazards like flooding and erosion. Nature-based solutions use natural systems, mimic natural processes, or work in tandem with traditional approaches to address these specific hazards.

Using Nature to Address Flooding