The purpose of this guide is to provide a consolidated, easy-to-use resource to help Nevada residents be prepared for a flood after a wildfire, know how to stay safe during a flood, and understand critical first steps to take following a flood to ensure safety and embark on the path to recovery.

For the complete guide with maps, post fire flooding risk factors, and how to handle the risk, use the link below to download the PDF version.

Restaino, C., Jarrett, E., Olsen, D., Simmons, E., Bardsley, T., Fichtner, S., Rendo, C., Woodward, J., Schembre, C., James, E., Putz, T. 2021, Nevada Flood After Fire Guide, Extension | University of Nevada, Reno SP-21-14

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