Debris Flow and Natural Resources Post-Fire

Flood After Fire

Know Your Flood Terminology: Alerts and Warnings

  • Flood Watch: Flooding is possible.
  • Flood Warning: Flooding will occur soon, move to higher ground.
  • Flash Flood Warning: Flooding is occurring; seek higher ground immediately.

Always listen to local officials and take appropriate action. This video can help you prepare for a flood.

Timely information on weather conditions like a flood can make a big difference. Take action if you receive an alert. Sign up for local alerts and warnings with our Emergency Notification System Mariposa County Sheriff's Alert You can find more information at

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While Mariposa County works to maintain and repair county roadways following natural disasters such as fires, we recognize that many in our community live on private roads and/or may have easements through other properties. Individuals with private roads and easements should review the following information:

Forest Regeneration, Reforestation, and Vegetation Management

For information on forest regeneration following fires, please click here.

Resources for Reforestation and Vegetation Management: